Ear nose and throat changes observed in pregnancy in Calabar Nigeria

  • Robert Bassey Mgbe
  • Aniefon N. Umana
  • Abiola Grace Adekanye
  • Mbora E. Offiong

Abstract

This paper studies changes observed in pregnant women at the 3 stages of pregnancy in Calabar. Eighty pregnant women and eighty non-pregnant women were used. Most signs and symptoms occurred more in the first trimester while others occurred more in the third trimester. Vomiting, loss of appetite, excess salivation, Nausea gastro – esophageal reflux, fever, headaches otomycosis were predominant in our study.
Published
2017-11-30
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