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What is spotting during early pregnancy and is it a bad thing?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Mild spotting for a: Couple of days, at the time of implantation is within the normal findings. If spotting has persisted or is more than minimal, you should consult your doctor.

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A 28-year-old female asked:

Is it possible to have spotting on early pregnancy?

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Dr. Ricardo Estape
Gynecologic Oncology 30 years experience
Yes: Very common to see spotting in early pregnancy.
A 46-year-old member asked:

Why am I spotting early in pregnancy? Is this normal?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Should not: Bleeding during pregnancy may be common but it is never normal and should always be evaluated by your doctor. In most cases things are fine but bleeding can be a sign of pregnancy complications.

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