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					              WARNING SIGNS IN PREGNANCY
A. First trimester
      1. Excessive vomiting
                        al
      2. Lower abdominal cramping
      3. Vaginal bleeding
      4. Elevated temperature greater than 38.3o C persistent temperature
                ed temperature-
      5. Vaginal discharge
      6. Dysuria
      7. Exposure to infections including childhood diseases



B. Second trimester
      1. Absence of quickening
      2. Change in fetal activity
                          fluid-
      3. Leaking vaginal fluid water type consistency
      4. Vaginal bleeding
      5. Fever, chills
      6. Vaginal discharge
      7. Uterine contractions or low backache
      8. Persistent vomiting
      9. Dysuria
      10. Edema of hands, face
      11. Signs of preterm labor
      12. Sudden weight gain, greater than four lbs. in one week



C. Third   trimester
      1.   Decreased or absent fetal movement
      2.   Vaginal Bleeding
      3.   Abdominal pain especially sudden severe epigastric pain
      4.   Headaches with or without visual disturbances
      5.                      vaginal
           Leaking fluid from vagin orifice
      6.   Edema- generalized anasarca
      7.   Signs of preterm labor
      8.   Sudden weight gain of greater than four pounds in one week




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