Most pregnancies experience some kind of complication at some point in pregnancy. We have carefully gathered information on pregnancy complications to help you stay aware and ahead.
Pregnancy is one of the beautiful phases in a women’s life.
While some pregnancies sail through without any complications, others suffer
from a mild to life-threatening condition at some point. Pregnancies may not be
free of complications for many women. We care for your pregnancy and help you
get educated on important pregnancy complications, their signs, causes, risks
and treatment. Here’s a quick list of the most common pregnancy complications:
One in every five pregnancies ends in miscarriage. Read
further about what can cause a miscarriage, the signs to identify a miscarriage
and who are at increased risk to miscarry.
pregnancy is a rare condition in which the embryo attaches to a fallopian tube
instead of travelling down to the womb. In some ectopic pregnancies, it can be
in locations other than the fallopian tube or uterus. According to the American
Pregnancy Association, ectopic pregnancy happens to 1 in every 50 pregnant
women, although it is reported to be 1 in 100 in the UK. We have gathered
detailed information on what causes ectopic pregnancy, how to read the signs
and how it is diagnosed and treated in our exclusive article on ectopic
syndrome is an emergency-seeking medical condition during pregnancy. HELLP
syndrome affects, on an average of 7 in 1000 pregnancies. 10-20% of HELLP
syndrome cases are closely associated with severe preeclampsia during
pregnancy. Learn about the symptoms, risks, diagnosis and treatment of HELLP
is a serious complication during pregnancy which can affect approximately 5-8%
of pregnant women. It can begin with high blood pressure and proceed to become
get more severe that it can be life-threatening in some cases. Read more about
preeclampsia to be aware.
is a condition during pregnancy characterized by low amniotic fluid levels.
Read more about the common causes, symptoms and treatment of oligohydramnios
and how oligohydramnios will affect your baby.
rare cases, in about 3 in 1000 pregnancies, the placenta attaches to the bottom
wall of the uterus - exactly at, or close to where the uterus opens at the
cervix. This condition is referred to as placenta previa. Refer to our article
on placenta previa to learn more.