Physiological Changes in Pregnancy
Which hormone increases in pregnancy (LQ)
|D||All of the above|
All of the above
All the three hormones increase in pregnancy. Estrogen—high estrogen leads to side effects like headaches, breast tenderness and in rare cases even cancer. Progesterone--- increased levels are important for continuation of pregnancy. Prolactin—levels increase by 10-20 times and these high levels help in lactogenesis.