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did have a herniais it possible i can have a safe pregnacy?

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i went to a er and found out i was pregnant the doctor said i was about 5 weeks. two days later i went back because i was having pain they told me they can see the sac but no baby. they also said the baby or sac is growing like it should but they cant see the baby. back in 2008 i did have a hernia where i had to get my left ovarie put back in. could this effect my pregnancy? is it possible i can have a safe pregnacy. this is my first time being pregnant.

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replied April 16th, 2012
First Trimester of Pregnancy Answer A33994
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If pregnancy has been confirmed, go ahead with getting serial HCG levels estimated. Doubling up of the hormone levels in 48-72 hours will show that pregnancy is going on smoothly. If levels are not adequate, then external hormonal supplements would be considered to be started to help you in preventing miscarriage/threatened abortion. Visit your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for further evaluation and assistance. Early ultrasound scan (usually transvaginal scan) around 6-8 weeks of gestation will help to confirm gestational age of fetus/baby along with viability. Look out for danger signs like increase in intensity of abdominal cramps, increasing back pain, fresh bleeding etc. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Take adequate rest. Drink plenty of water. Maintain healthy diet.
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