During pregnancy, a woman experiences major hormonal changes, leading to a varied range of signs and symptoms. Although every woman is different and so are the pregnancy symptoms they display, a missed period, or two or more of them, is generally believed as the primary sign that you are pregnant. However, pregnancy is not the only cause of a missed period. There can be other reasons as well, such as the effect of taking a birth control pill, PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome), diabetes, etc. If you’ve missed your period and suspect pregnancy, then take a home pregnancy test, or consult your gynecologist. If your pregnancy test result comes out to be positive, a missed period is not the only symptom you might experience. So, let us look at some early signs of pregnancy.
Pregnancy is associated with varying symptoms, and these vary from woman to woman. Some might experience just a few symptoms, while others might have a wide range of them. Here are some signs and symptoms you might experience during the early stage of your pregnancy, according to Dr. Nithya Ramamurthy, Senior Consultant, Gynaecology, Fortis Malar Hospital:
What Are Some Other Symptoms For Pregnancy?
Now that we have gone through the common symptoms of pregnancy, here are some other symptoms a woman might experience when pregnant:
Pregnancy displays a range of symptoms, most of which are not detrimental to health. However, as tricky as it is, it can lead to certain complications that need urgent medical care. If you have any of the following symptoms, do consult your doctor immediately: