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A 32-year-old female asked:

I had a missed miscarriage and d and c on 09/07/20. my period is now 2 days late and my pregnancy test is negative. could i be pregnant again or does your cycle after a d and c change?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Common: Irregular periods/spotting post misscarriage is very common. It reflects your body's efforts to recalibrate hormones back to normal levels. You are not pregnant. Normal periods typically resume between 4/6 months. You should begin using contraception immediately. Talk to your Dr about the irregular bleeding and contraception options.
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