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pain in abdomen while coughing 35wks pregnant
aiden2014 posted:
have had this terrible cough for the past three days and have severe pain in the left front of my abdomen. it occurs very time i cough and sometimes its really bad. is the baby safe? why does it happen? when should i go to the doctor? when I'm not coughing its a dull constant pain/irritation.
tlkittycat1968 responded:
Sounds like you may have pulled a muscle coughing. The baby is fine. There's not really much you can do about it until it heals which may take some time since you're still coughing. You can try Tylenol for the pain.
trustme_imknowstuff responded:
It sounds like you should DEFINITELY talk to your doctor about this. Don't worry too much but this sounds serious. When I was pregnant with my first child, I would occassionally have pain when I would cough or sneeze. If you dont want to make an appointment right now you should call a nurse line and ask for their advice. National nurse line 888-372-0758, but if the pain is becoming worse and consistant, go to the hospital. You are 35 weeks so the baby can actually come anytime now. Be careful and pay attention to any pain.

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