Being pregnant problems are circumstances, whether or not current or occurring throughout being pregnant, that make being pregnant sophisticated or harmful. Most being pregnant problems come up from circumstances that the girl had earlier than her being pregnant. Another circumstances develop in consequence or in the middle of the being pregnant. The excellent news is that every one these problems are comparatively uncommon, so most ladies stand likelihood of delivering wholesome infants.
Some non-pregnancy associated components that may complicate a being pregnant are age and current medical circumstances. Relying on their age, pregnant ladies aged 35 years and above are thought of to be in superior maternal age and at excessive threat. At these ages, getting pregnant is taken into account to be a well being threat, the reason is that irregular being pregnant circumstances resembling molar being pregnant, miscarriages are all extra more likely to happen above this age. As well as, there’s an elevated risk that a child could also be born with genetic abnormalities resembling Down syndrome.
Present medical issues are these circumstances that a lady had earlier than getting pregnant, or that she contracted through the being pregnant (حوامل), and which can then pose an issue. A few of these circumstances might embrace: most cancers, diabetes, hypertension, mumps, maternal, urinary, urinary tract infections, and sexually transmitted infections.
There are additionally quite a lot of pregnancy-induced circumstances that may be developed by any pregnant lady no matter her well being. Typically, most of them don’t pose a excessive threat to the well being of the girl, though some are thought of as excessive threat. Examples embrace: issues with the placenta, toxemia (pregnancy-induced hypertension), and incompetent cervix, amongst others. There are additionally sure life-style habits and behaviors, like alcoholism, cigarette smoking and use of arduous medication, which can complicate a being pregnant. Typically, being pregnant problems might have an effect on the fetus, the girl or each, and will happen at completely different durations of the being pregnant.