Typical early pregnancy signs and symptoms are directly associated with increasing hCG levels. Early pregnancy symptoms affect all major body systems producing a range of physical symptoms from pelvic pain, missed periods, nausea, vomiting, and heartburn to abdominal achiness, hemorrhoids, and shortness of breath. All are one way or the other related to increasing hCG levels.
Many of these early pregnancy symptoms exist to such a degree that they are both unpleasant and have potentially negative effects on a woman's life.
This is a listing of all physical pregnancy symptoms by alphabet: