During pregnancy, changes in the hands are common.
Swelling also can be a more serious sign of preeclampsia, a
problem related to pregnancy. For more information, see the topic
Pregnancy-Related Problems. Swelling of your hands during pregnancy may be more
serious when you have other symptoms, such as:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerKirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Current as ofMarch 16, 2017
Current as of:
March 16, 2017
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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