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Spotting at 5wks pregnant at 6 wks i had light brown discharge with mild cramping got a us baby was seen but heart wasnt seen not moving. now im 7wks?

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Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Too early...: At 6 wks is really too early to visualize a heart beat. After 7 wks then it is when you are able to detect it. Follow up closely with your OB.

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