Painful to stand/walk

Patient : I'm 38 weeks pregnant. This is my 3rd pregnancy. During delivery of my first my uterus ruptured and I had an emergency c-section. My second pregnancy went fine, also a c-section. With this pregnancy I'm scheduled for a c-section in 10 days. Right now my baby is supposed to weigh from 9 1/2 to over 10 pounds. I'm huge. My problem is that every time I stand up or walk it feels like I'm being stabbed in the stomach and gets me almost to the point of tears. When I sit down I'm fine. So my question is should I go to labor and delivery or tough it out until my Dr appt Monday?
Symptoms:  Stabbing stomach pains
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: Insulin does not cross the placenta but glucose does, how will the baby’s body handle elevated glucose in the m...

Q: Is it possible to get pregnant while on the implanon? And if so, would the fetus survive or would it die with the imp...

Q: I have been on BCP for a while..It it normal to still breakthrough bleed? The blood is dark red to brown what can I d...

Q: My husband and I are trying to get pregnant and nothing seems to be happening. We have kids already but we want to ha...

Q: Is it possible to be pregnant an still see my monthly periods

 


DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews