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13 Jan 2006

swollen feet in pregnancy
I am 18 weeks pregnant and had the fright of my life today when I saw what my feet looked like! They are so swollen that I can barely whear shoes! Is that normal and does it have any link to hypertention?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Swollen feet are common in pregnancy. You should have your blood pressure checked, but it may just be due to pressure effects. Try to keep your feet up as much as possible.

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