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

Pregnant with hypothyroidism and abdominal pain. Not under medication. Advice

Hello doc ,i am pregnant with hyperthyroidism/graves disease is it possible to have a healthy pregnancy/baby although i haven't done any treatment/surgery?I do see my endocrine doctor on my due appointments ever since i have been diagnosed and do my blood test has requested by my doctor.Now i'm feeling abdominal pain,worries me for i've had a miscarriage 2 yrs back.i spoke to a doctor who told me not very much can be done because i'm still in my 1st trimester/12 weeks in,what next can i do?thanks alot how long does it takes to get a response from you guys?

Asked On : Mon, 29 Apr 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  18
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests
Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Welcome to HCM

Thyroid disorders are common among women and they need to be treated promptly especially if women is pregnant as these disorders can affect the growth and development of baby. As you are in regular consult with your endocrinologist it is good thing. The need for treatment can be evaluated by your treating doctor.

Regarding the abdominal pain non specific pain can occur anytime during pregnancy but you need to take precaution if it is severe pain associated with other symptoms like spotting. Such pains could indicate miscarriage. Hence if consider your pain to be severe associated with discharge or bleeding consult your gynecologist immediately. During your pregnancy have adequate rest and take healthy diet.

I hope you find this info helpful.
Wish u healthy life and a healthy baby.
Answered: Fri, 10 May 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

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