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Bowel problems in pregnancy: Bowel problems in pregnancy usually relate to constipation, which is the less frequent and more difficult passage of stools that are harder and drier than normal. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Bowel problems in pregnancy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Bowel problems 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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