How does being petite affect pregnancy

A petite woman will have the same signs and symptoms of pregnancy as any other women. Some petite women might show sooner or feel fetal movement sooner than a larger woman. Depending on the size and shape of your body you might experience more aches and pains.

Some petite women might have issues delivering their baby. If you doctor is concerned that your baby will be too big for a vaginal delivery they will discuss your options. Plenty of petite women are able to have normal vaginal deliveries.

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