What Causes Protein in Urine during Pregnancy?

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The availability of protein in urine during pregnancy might be due to a number of factors such as dehydration, mucus in the urine sample, urinary tract infections, hypertension, excessive exercising or standing for periods of time. However, toxemia is the main cause for urine tests as it can be dangerous to both the mother and the unborn child.
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