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how long does it take to pass a miscarriage

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Usually, a miscarriage that early passes completely on its own without any need for intervention. It may take up to a month to completely evacuate. Se ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
A week: At 6 weeks gestation it should take about a week after passing the products of conception for the bleeding, which should be of a tapering off nature, ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Rayson
28 years experience Pathology
Within a week: It is entirely important that all the placental tissue and products of conception be completely removed from the uterus. If the tissue is not complete ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Retained tissue?: An ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy that has implanted in the fallopian tube, not in the uterus. These are usually treated with a medication called M ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maggie Carpenter
23 years experience Family Medicine
Varies: It can take days to weeks for a miscarriage to be complete.You have three options- watchful waiting, taking medication that can induce the miscarriage ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Quickly: On average at a young age 3-4 months. If it takes longer than 6 unusual and longer than 12 months it is infertility.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Tache Leon
26 years experience General Surgery
Depends indication?: Laparotomy means incision in the abdomen. If it is just to look for a problem, like if someone was stabbed, once you have looked if everything is ok ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
No rule: I've seen a few days to more than a month - (which isn't good) - and it can sometimes be months before HCG levels drop to zero. It depends some on how ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gayane Ambartsumyan
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
Depends: It really depends on when you resume your normal menses. But theoretically, you can conceive with your first ovulatory cycle after a miscarriage.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Valido
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
24hours and 7days: 1) Once ovulation occurs, the egg is susceptible to fertilization (conception) for about 24 hours, +/- 2) Once fertilization occurs, the time require ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Average - 5 days: An etg test is positive, on average, for five days after intake of alcohol. To be safe, it would be better to avoid alcohol for a week or more, before ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Jacobs
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: Usually within 6 to 12 weeks after the miscarriage. If no D&C was performed, the beta HCG level must be measured periodically, usually once or twice a ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: If you do not have a donor, you are waiting to receive a kidney from a deceased donor. Factor like your blood group type and the level of antibodies i ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Parr
55 years experience Addiction Medicine
-2-3 days: Methamhetamine should be metabolized in 48-72 hours. Why would your baby be exposed? Stop now.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
1-2 days: The above procedure is usually done with a local block or light anesthetic. Barring complications, recovery is less than 24 hours with minimal spottin ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends : This depends on your age and medical issues. Many get pregnant the first time they have sex. Others will try for months. Others will eventually need f ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
24 years experience Prosthodontics
Depends: It depends how many teeth are involved.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on the time of miscarriage. See your doctor.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Hard to say.: Depends on size and even then depends upon patient factors as well. Some stones never pass and some try to pass but get stuck. Somewhere between a f ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Check your questions: Be sure your questions were accepted, by checking your email to see the message thanking you for your question. On your HealthTap page, click on Activ ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
HealthTap questions?: Be sure your questions were accepted, by checking your email to see the message thanking you for your question. Some questions are later returned to t ... Read More
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A 5-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
5+ years: It varies somewhat from one country to others. In North America and most western European countries, plan on a 4 year university degree, then 4 years ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: It is considered normal for conception to take up to 12 months. Couples having regular, unprotected intercourse for 12 months who do not conceive in ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Half hour (or more): That's how long it takes sperm to reach the fallopian tubes. See below link for more info: http://health.Howstuffworks.Com/pregnancy-and-parenti ... Read More

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