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how common is bleeding each month during pregnancy

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not normal: Yes, it is common to have a small amount of bleeding during the first trimester. If you are experiencing bleeding later in the pregnancy, this should ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Doucette
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Bleeding from implantation, sensitive cervix, and from beneath the placenta are common causes. Of course, some bleeding is a sign of more ominous thi ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Unlikely: If you have not missed any pills and have not had unprotected sex then you are not pregnant. Take a home pregnancy test to be sure.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can do preg. test: If a woman has a regular normal period after sex, then she is not pregnant. If she cannot be certain that her bleeding was a normal period, then she c ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lee Hickok
36 years experience Fertility Medicine
Fertility: Usually a couple weeks before the anticipated onset of the period.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Common: Small amounts of bleeding during pregnancy are not completely unusual. In every case, though, you need to update your ob/gyn. You should also make s ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
No.: It is not normal. However, too little information about location, when, how soon after, versus immediately or during. When did this start in your life ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems Obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Preg on period: It is relatively impossible to get pregnant during a normal period, as the period is brought on by lack of implantation of a normal fertilized egg.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually the normal: Length of a period is 3-5 days if u are worried see yoru gyn for an evaluation or if is is too heavy.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
You shouldn't: You shouldn't have bleeding in the second trimester. You should get your OB to check it out.
A 21-year-old female asked:
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Different causes: Your period is just the shedding of the unused endometrial lining that occurs monthly. Bleeding during pregnancy could be several things from a threat ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A positive test: You simply take a pregnancy test. If it is positive then you are experiencing bleeding during pregnancy and need to be evaluation. A simple urine preg ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahlstrom
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Most don't: Implantation bleeding is not uncommon, but most women don't experience it. A pregnancy test is using the positive about the time of a missed period. ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
ImplantationBleeding: Implantation bleeding is thought to happen when the fertilized egg attaches to the lining of the uterus. If it happens, it usually occurs 10 to 14 day ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Lechtman
29 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: Changes in hormonal levels cause many things including breast sensitivity.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Archer
18 years experience Pediatrics
Ovulation: When you ovulate which is usually 14 days after the first day of your period.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
No: No, if u want to become pregnant talk with u gunecologist he can advise u what u need to do.
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can do a preg. test: A positive home urine pregnancy test can tell a woman that PRIOR spotting was actually implantation spotting. It can be hard to tell if she is pregnan ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: By definition you cannot have a period when you are pregnant. You can experience vaginal bleeding during pregnancy and this is not normal. Bleeding d ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natalie Geary
29 years experience Pediatrics
Menstrual bleeding: I do not understand your question? How do you know for sure you have conceived? Bleeding commonly occurs with early pregnancies. Please see a gyn.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It may be : Completely harmless or could be a harbinger of a miscarriage. Please d/w your doctor.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
Uncommon: Ovulation bleeding is not very common and when it does occur, it happens at mid cycle around ovulation time.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Please go to OB: I am surprised you continue to ask or argue this point. I would advise that it is time for you to sit in a room with your OB doctor or gynecologist an ... Read More
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