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spotting and diarrhea during early pregnancy

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
Loose stools: Loose stools are probably due to a dietary change brought on by your morning sickness and decrease appetite. Don't worry, your appetite will come arou ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Khan
31 years experience Infectious Disease
No: These are symptoms that should prompt an er visit or an emergency call to your ob-gyn. Taken indivudually, they can be considered part of the discomf ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: Common signs are: amenorrhea - loss of menses nausea or vomiting breast enlargement and tenderness increased urinary frequency without pain fat ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
As above: Not necessary, try to see your PCP for evaluation and work up.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: It may sometimes cause some vaginal irritation that may result in bleeding. You should still follow up with your OB to make sure everything is ok.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
There is only one: Way to know at this point - a pregnancy test.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a Provider: Cramps during early pregnancy should resolve. If they don't, you may need an ultrasound to make sure the pregnancy is in the uterus and that you do no ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: When the pregnancy implants into the endometrial lining of your uterus you may have light bleeding. In addition, the cervix is often friable in pregn ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Opsahl
42 years experience Fertility Medicine
Different causes: Menses occurs when there is not a pregnancy, so that the body can start over to get pregnant. Early pregnancy bleeding occurs for mostly unknown reaso ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
About now: Within one week from missing your period
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Do a pg test!: Check a pg test to be sure, anytime your period is abnormal, in length, symptoms, or timing. Repeat in a week and if negative, and you miss another p ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Heavy bleeding.: If you are bleeding heavily and pregnant - please obtain prompt medical evaluation. Spotting on the other hand occurs in about 20% of pregnancies duri ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Check preg test: First step is to check a pregnancy test at home. . A home pregnancy test is cheap and reliable. If positive then this explains your symptoms. If nega ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
No: See your OB/GYN
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Not usually: Early satiety is seen in late term pregnancy however the nausea of early pregnancy could potentially be expressed as early full feeling! I would speak ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Piccione
20 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: How many weeks along are you? Spotting? This is important to discuss with your OB today!
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not necessarily: Cramping before a period can be quite normal and doesn't necessarily have anything to do with a pregnancy.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neeoo Chin
39 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Light cramping early in pregnancy can be related to the cyst on the ovary that ovulated producing the hormone Progesterone which is supporting the pre ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Spotting: isn't the norm in pregnancy. About 20% of women reported they experienced spotting in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy. It can occur at any point.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: See your gyn for a blood preg test and an ultrasound can be doen whether u are preg or not to check the uterus and ovaries.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Check: Check for pregnancy with otc pregnancy test. If + may be implantation bleeding. If bleeding a lot with + pregnancy test, please see your ob/gyne.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. J Ricardo Loret De Mola
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
Normal: This is probably normal as long as you have no vaginal bleeding.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Minimal spotting : Is not a cause for concern as it is common in first trimester. If the spotting is more than minimal or persistent, please consult your doctor. See thi ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Can I be pregnant?: No. None of these symptoms are, in any way, signs of pregnancy, .

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