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what are the chances of miscarriage after 12 weeks?

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Dr. Barbara Toppin
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Decreased: The majority of miscarriages occur during the 1st trimester, therefore many couples wait until they reach 12 week before "announcing". There are risks during the 2nd and 3rd trimesters particularly if a women has certain medical conditions, a strong family history of miscarriage, or personal history of previous pregnancy losses. It is vital to provide your complete
Answered on Feb 24, 2018
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Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Miscarriage : Usually there is a reason for miscarriage , if u have no medical problem and don't do heavy lifting unlikely to happen. Good luck.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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Dr. Gerard Honore
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Low: Very low after 12 weeks - and if your stated age is actually 20 years, especially low - almost all 'miscarriages' are first trimester. Good luck!
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