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A 38-year-old member asked:

8weeks preg, rh negative, red bleeding and cramp, could it be miscarriage, do i need anti d rhogam shot as b4 12 weeks?

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Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 11 years experience
Yes: It could be a miscarriage, but it could just as well be associated with implantation/expansion of the placenta. You still need rhogam, but you can have mini-rhogam which is 50 micrograms (vs 300micrograms in standard dose).
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