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11 Jan 2008

Shortness of breath
I am about 8 weeks pregnant now and I am experiencing shortness of breath. I read on the net that it's quite common in early pregnancy. Is it really nothing to worry about? I don't have pain when breathing, coughing, heart palpitations or any of the other danger signs.

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GynaeDoc
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01 Jan 0001

In general, it is fairly common but there are a few serious causes of shortness of breath in pregnancy, so you should see your doctor about it.

Bedst wishes
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