Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
198 Doctors are Online

37 weeks of pregnancy, baby is in upper side of the stomach. What problem may occur ?

hello doctor ..... my wife is 37 weeks 3 days pregnant ... according to doctor baby is in upper side at this time and should be in lower side whats the meaning of this.... which type problem may occur.... plz guide me.........
Asked On : Sat, 23 Apr 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  152
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Procedures
General & Family Physician 's  Response
dear vikas,first of all congratulation to the father to be.As the pregnancy advances the baby grows in size and the head of baby is towards pelvis out let.In last weeks the head slides further down and finally during delivery the baby is delivered with head first.In your case as your doctor has pointed it is likely that baby may come down and things become fine.If this does not happen then there are chances that baby may not be delivered by normal delivery and cesarean may need to be carried out for delivery.So do not worry and wait for the things to happen.bye and all the best.
Answered: Sat, 23 Apr 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor