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A 27-year-old female asked:

The cause of my first pregnancy miscarriage seemed to b a bleed sac above my baby at 6 1/2 weeks.is there anything i can do to prevent this next time.

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Miscarriage at 6 wks: Seek medical attention from a high risk pregnancy specialist. You may need progesterone suppositories in early pregnancy to maintain the pregnancy or there can be clotting abnormalities that are subtle (factor XI) or may have anticardiolipin/antiphospholipid antibodies.

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Last updated Oct 29, 2014

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