Similar Questions with Answers
Question: What is low lying placenta ....in my 2o week pregnancy scan... Doctor told me about low lying placenta ......what precautions should be taken
Answer: low lying placenta or placenta previa is placenta covers the cervix.
its normal in early pregnany.
but during the last month of pregnancy it can cause sever bleeding before or during pregnancy.
there is 99% chance placenta will not be close to the cervix during pregancy.
so low lying placenta 21 weeks pregnancy does not means you need a c-section
Question: What precautions should be taken with low lying placenta
Answer: low lying placenta can move up during the course of pregnancy. You must avoid intercourse and report any case of bleeding to your doctor. In a rare case that placenta does not move up also, chances of anything bad happening to the baby or mother is very less. Just be careful about episodes of bleeding and please do not have sexual intercourse till you are advised that it is safe to do so.
Question: I'm in my 15 week of pregnancy. I have low lying placenta. Dr suggested me to take bed rest completely to go placenta up. Does it really go up and any other precautions to be taken in this case.
Answer: Dear do as ur gynae says and yes the placenta does goes up. As ur uterus grow with the babies growth as hence change its position. Dear bed rest is the best precaution that ur gynae has already prescribed so do that and everything will be fine. Please avoid sex. Hope it helps.