i am 7 weeks and 3 days pregnant and have rashes all ovr
is that normal?
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replied February 23rd, 2011

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Some woman exhibit rashes on the body during pregnancy due to the hormonal imbalance and it is a quite common occurence.It may or may not be accompanied by itching and is harmless for both baby and mother.These rashes are linear in pattern and more on abdomen,face is spared and do not increase in size.You can apply Lactocalamine on them.
If the rashes are increasing or anything abnormal is present kindly see a Physician for evaluation.

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