U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Bangladesh
A 32-year-old female asked:

i had two abortions. 1st in 5wks & 2nd was missed abortion, only 10 wks instead of 17 wks. why happening like this and wht i'd do to avoid this?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Genetic causes: The most common reason is a genetic and chromosomal combination that is incompatible with sustained life. If you have a 3rd pregnancy loss there are some thing that can cause this problem that are not genetic and can be tested.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
$30 per visit with
membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
$30 per visit with
membership
Last updated Mar 8, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.