A 44-year-old female asked:
Can fibroids cause you to have vaginal bleeding during the entire 9 months of pregnancy & not cause a miscarriage?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Not usually: Fibroids are more likely to cause pain than bleeding in pregnancy. Other causes of bleeding such as a placenta too close to your cervix, bleeding from your placenta, a shortening cervix or cervical infection would be more common and need to be eliminated as the cause of bleeding.
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Last updated Jan 23, 2013
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