Gestational Trophoblastic Disease: Symptoms

Some of the symptoms caused by GTD can include:

  • Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy or not related to menstruation
  • Uterus size larger than expected during pregnancy
  • Severe nausea and vomiting during pregnancy
  • High blood pressure, with headache and swelling early during pregnancy
  • Shortness of breath, dizziness, and fast and irregular heartbeat caused by anemia during pregnancy
  • Signs of thyroid irregularities:  feeling tired, short of breath, fast heartbeat, shakiness, sweating, trouble sleeping, weight loss, more frequent bowel movements.