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What causes a difficult pregnancy?

A difficult pregnancy may be a result of pregnancy-related symptoms, such as heartburn, fatigue, varicose veins and morning sickness, becoming severe. This is more likely in women who have chronic underlying medical conditions, smoke, or are obese.

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Author: Jonathan Meddings BMedLabSc (Hons)
First answered: 07 Nov 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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Category: Pre-pregnancy check-up


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