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Altered bowel habit in pregnancy

Altered bowel habit in pregnancy: Introduction

Altered bowel habit in pregnancy: Altered bowel habit in pregnancy refers to a change in the normal pattern of bowel movements in a woman who is pregnant. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Altered bowel habit in pregnancy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Common Causes Related To Pregnancy: Altered bowel habit in pregnancy

  • Altered diet
  • Change in fluid intake
  • Decreased exercise
  • Constipation due to hormonal effects on the bowel
  • more causes...»

Common Causes Unrelated To Pregnancy: Altered bowel habit in pregnancy

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Altered bowel habit in pregnancy: Symptom Checker

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Altered bowel habit in pregnancy: Animations

Altered bowel habit in pregnancy: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Altered bowel habit in pregnancy

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most...read more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed....read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it...read more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff"...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of...read more »

Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease) is linked to adverse fetal outcomes. See misdiagnosis of...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable...read more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility,...read more »

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Detailed list of causes of Altered bowel habit in pregnancy

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How Common are these Causes of Altered bowel habit in pregnancy?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Altered bowel habit in pregnancy. Of the 16 causes of Altered bowel habit in pregnancy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 14 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Altered bowel habit in pregnancy:

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Causes of Altered bowel habit in pregnancy Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Altered bowel habit in pregnancy:

    Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Defecation symptoms (2383 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Bowel problems (2509 causes)

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