20 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Hi. slightly weird question. First is if somebody had low placenta in early pregnancy (upto 3 months) but now every thing normal (5th month running), can she have sex? If yes if there any particular position or any positions which needs to be avoided? cab she has an orgasm? or can she masturbate on her own?

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Answer: Low-lying placenta, or placenta praevia, is a complication of pregnancy where the placenta that feeds the growing baby is attached to the lower part of the womb near to or covering the cervix. A low lying placenta, by itself, may not require any treatment. If it is early in your pregnancy, before the twentieth week, then there is a good chance that the placenta will shift into an upward position as your uterus expands. If the placenta stays at a low lying position but is not near enough to the cervix to be classified as placenta previa. However there are treatments to prevent the two most common complications of a low lying placenta: bleeding and preterm labor. To prevent these problems some women are placed on bed rest or limited activity. Especially activities that result in bouncing or jarring of the lower abdomen need to be avoided. Similarly some women need to refrain from sexual intercourse, or the use of rectal suppositories or vaginal douches/suppositories. The degree of restriction depends on whether or not the woman is experiencing any vaginal bleeding or pre-term labor. Therefore its best to avoid sex
Answer: Just in case anyone comes across this these days, I did a lot of research and found out that bleeding is the only risk involved in having sex with a low-lying placenta and there is “In cases of Placenta previa...the evidence to support abstinence is lacking” and “Although patients with low-lying placenta or Placenta previa may be instructed to avoid exercise or intercourse, there are no scientific data to support this counseling, especially in the absence of bleeding.” So, as long as you don’t bleed, intercourse is fine! And position will be totally depend on comfort...
Answer: Yes... Take care of the position and pressure
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