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I'm 16 weeks pregnant and I started having numbness in my left thigh.

Does anyone else have this? Do I need to call my doctor. First pregnancy.

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whitneyw90

Asked by whitneyw90 at 1:00 PM on Feb. 24, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • I would call your doc but it could be that your uterus is pinching a nerve on that side somewhere.
    proudmom2510

    Answer by proudmom2510 at 1:01 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • Sound like sciatica. Let your doc know at the next appointment. He may suggest lower back massage, chiropractic work, stretching, etc.
    ImaginationMama

    Answer by ImaginationMama at 1:06 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • that happened tome and my dr told me that she was laying on my sciatic nerve and there was nothing that we could do about it... i still have the same issue and im almost 30 weeks...
    TatymMommi

    Answer by TatymMommi at 2:33 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • Sounds like baby is on your sciatic nerve!
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 9:56 AM on Mar. 22, 2011

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