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Single uterine pregnancy but baby bump is huge. Why? 20 weeks pregnant and my bump looks like im about to give birth anytime.i had my transvaginal utz on my 7 th week and it only showed a single uterine pregnancy.i drink plenty of water because i get thirsty food intake interval is every 3-4 hours.why is my bump so huge?is it more on amniotic fluid or is it the baby?fetal movements are very active,by the way..
Asked On : Tue, 5 Mar 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Hello Claudia
Thank you for your query.
As you are already 20 weeks, its high time you had your second ultrasound, which will reveal the cause of the overdistended uterus.
Without doing an ultrasound, it is difficult to say why you are so big.
One reason could be abnormally large baby.
Twins could be a possibility, which was missed in the 7th week.
Also, polyhydramnios, that is , increased amniotic fluid could be a reason.
Rarely, fibroids or ovarian cysts might give such a picture.
Consult your OB GYN and go for examination and ultrasound.
Take care.
Answered: Wed, 6 Mar 2013
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