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How common is bleeding each month during pregnancy

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
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 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Doucette
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
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
Dr. Marcus Romanello
Emergency Medicine 18 years experience
Common but...: While common to have some spotting, it could signal a more serious issue. Be sure to schedule prenatal care right away.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 25 years experience
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.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
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 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
Not common.: It is not common to bleed throughout the entire pregnancy. This can be from chronic infection of the cervix, placenta previa, placental abruption, or ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Holmberg
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Not likely : Bleeding early in pregnancy can stem from many cause, all of which are worth a call and visit to your ob. There are few if any reasons an eating diso... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Hillard
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
Possibl implantation: Many causes for bleeding during pregnancy, but all are abnormal, and require investigation. One not too worrisome cause of light bleeding in early pr... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine 50 years experience
Not uncommon: It is not uncommon to have a small period at one month of pregnancy; bleeding beyond that would be unusual and certainly this would require a visit to... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
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 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jie Xu
Dr. Jie Xuanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 17 years experience
Tell your OB: You should always tell your doctor about period-like bleeding during pregnancy. He or she may want to do an exam, check your pregnancy hormone levels,... Read More

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