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I have light brown spotting yesterday and today, is that concerning? Just find out I was pregnant yesterday. ( had previous ectopic a few months ago)

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need to be seen : anyone with a previous ectopic pregnancy is at risk for another. Bleeding after a positive pregnancy test warrants evaluation
Answered on Mar 8, 2015

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