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Decatur, GA
A 25-year-old female asked:

I have been bleeding (spotting) for 6 weeks now. i think i had a miscarriage because on new years eve i was bleeding heavy and a large blood clot came out when i used the bathroom and after that i have been spotting and having cramps. can you help?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
A blood test: for pregnancy hormone and blood count, can be helpful. An exam with your doctor and possibly an ultrasound may also be useful. If residual pregnancy remnants are causing the bleeding a curettage of the uterus may be needed.
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