Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.
Shortness of Breath In Pregnancy
Pregnant women have a slightly increased risk of developing blood clots in the legs. This often causes swelling in just one leg, usually accompanied by discomfort or pain. Such clots can break away and travel to the lungs.
However, if you have ever had a blood clot in a leg or your lungs, your chances of developing a new clot are higher than average.
Have you ever had a blood clot in your leg or blood clots in your lungs?