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Pregnancy is not always obvious

November 2 2006

The American Amanda Brizendine went to the hospital last Saturday, when abdominal pain became so severe that she could not go to work. Later, doctors discovered that she was the ninth month of pregnancy. Amanda over the past few months, gained 13.5 pounds, but felt that this was due to non-tobacco and fatty foods.

"I do not know how I did not know. I just do not know" - said Amanda Brizendine, located in the hospital Medical Center Overlake. Due to some complications during childbirth doctors had to resort to caesarean section, resulting in a light appeared a boy weighing 3.3 kilos.

According to the same physicians, such cases are not rare. Observing a woman in travail Dr. George Makounz said that over his 20-year practice, he had about a dozen such cases.

"Pregnancy is not always obvious when a woman is overweight. Bleeding, which may arise from complications of pregnancy, it might take for menstrual", - said George Makones, the specialist for complications during pregnancy.

As described 26-year-old Amanda, mother of 14-month-old daughter, she did not experience typical pregnancy symptoms, like lack of menstruation, nausea, or fatigue, says the Telegraph. "

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