Is it serious? Pregnancy symptom checker

In many cases the symptoms in this section will not lead to a serious complication and will be treated easily. Occasionally though they are signs of a more serious complaint.

It is important to remember that the information in this section is about what could potentially go wrong, but this doesn't mean it definitely will.

We believe in empowering women to understand what is happening within their bodies at this crucial time and to know when they need to ask for extra care.

If you have more questions, you can call our midwives between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday on Tommy's free PregnancyLine

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Last reviewed on April 1st, 2014. Next review date April 1st, 2017.

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