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Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Headache in Pregnancy

There are still many possible reasons for your headache. With a new headache during pregnancy, preeclampsia needs to be considered.

Do any of the following apply to you?

- A prior history of toxemia or preeclampsia

- Mention of your blood pressure being high, even a little high

- Swelling of your feet or ankles

- Marked weight gain recently

- Discomfort in the belly, especially on the right side

Yes, one or more of these applies to me.

No, none of these applies to me.

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