A 25-year-old female asked:
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can it take months for a blighted ovum to pass?

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Dr. Amr Azim
Dr. Amr Azim answered
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes but uncommon: Generally you should not wait more than 4 weeks or less for blighetd ovum to pass.
Answered on May 20, 2013
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