Third Trimester Pregnancy (could this mean pre-term labour?)

Patient

Q: I am 28 1/2 weeks pregnant. For the past week I have noticed that I have been getting very lightheaded and weak very frequently. Two days ago I lost control of my bowels, (severe diarrhea.) I'm just wondering what could be causing these things and if I should be going to be checked out immediately or if it can wait.

Thanks

Symptoms:  Lightheadedness
Weakness
Diarrhea
Doctor

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