A 38-year-old member asked:
how late can you be on your period and not be pregnant?
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Dr. Michael Sparacino answered
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: You can't have your period while pregnant, but you can bleed while pregnant. Up to 30% of pregnant women will bleed at the time of their expected period because of implantation bleeding. This is bleeding due to the baby attaching to the wall of the womb. The mother often mistates this for her period.
Answered on Dec 17, 2012
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