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People say getting swollen fingers and feet is a sign of pregnancy??

is it true?.. how can u tell if there swollen if you already have chuby fingers

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sydney1026

Asked by sydney1026 at 9:24 PM on Jun. 2, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • For me, the swollen feet and hands comes later.
    dustbunny

    Answer by dustbunny at 9:25 PM on Jun. 2, 2011

  • You could be just retaining water. I had my lo 6 months ago and still swell.
    babygirl0782

    Answer by babygirl0782 at 9:26 PM on Jun. 2, 2011

  • Well, it is also a sign of me sitting outside in 100 degree heat, sweating my ass off lol. But yeah, it can totally be a sign of pregnancy but from what I understand, the swelling doesn't happen until you're much further along.
    emmyandlisa

    Answer by emmyandlisa at 9:26 PM on Jun. 2, 2011

  • Take a test honey!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:27 PM on Jun. 2, 2011

  • to much sodium intake, lack of water, high blood pressure...could all cause swelling.
    Momforhealth

    Answer by Momforhealth at 9:45 PM on Jun. 2, 2011

  • I don't think that happens until much later. Actually the last couple months or so.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 10:07 PM on Jun. 2, 2011

  • if that were true I would have been pregnant most of my teen and adult life... it can be associated with pregnancy.. but it is also a symptom of fluid retention... I had fluid retention worse with my son than my daughter.. and as one poster put it ..it tends to come as a later symptom...
    momkelly2

    Answer by momkelly2 at 12:43 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

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