A 31-year-old female asked:
at an ultrasound ob said there was some blood inside the embryonic sac but baby was still growing it should be ok. 10weeks what could happen? causes?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jeff Livingston answered
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Subchorionic hematom: It sounds like your doctor is describing a subchorionic hematoma -- think of it like a bruise located behind the placenta. It does increase the risk of miscarriage but the vast majority of cases do fine. The clot/bruise resolves over time.
Answered on May 31, 2014
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