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Posted by: CONCERNED | 2008/01/21

SWOLLEN ANKLES

Dear Doc

I am 34 wks pregnant and my ankles are so swollen, it does not look normal, I undertstand that your legs and hands will swell but this looks so bad, is any cause foor concern

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As long as your blood pressure is okay, it is normal.

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Posted by: a | 2008/01/21

Have this checked out by your doctor IMMEDIATELY! It could just be normal pregnancy swelling or it could be a sign of pre-eclampsia, which is very dangerous to both you and your baby. I had at it 30 weeks and swelling was my first symptom.

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