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A 32-year-old female asked:

I am 6weeks pregnant and am slightly bleeding brownish goo for like 4 days now i had a ultra sound and no heartbeat but my docs want me to wait 3wks?

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Dr. Thalia Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
6 weeks pregnant: Unfortunately, it sounds like your may have a miscarriage. If the sonogram showed a fetal pole measuring 6 weeks and the was no fetal heart motion, then you have a non-viable pregnancy. If they just saw a sac only, then another sonogram should be repeated in 1 week. 3 weeks is too long to wait to get you a definite answer.

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