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A 21-year-old female asked:

I'm 12 weeks pregnant and i'm experiencing light bleeding what could be the problem? please help doctors. it's my first pregnancy?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 24 years experience
See your Dr.: Pink or brown spotting is common in the first trimester of pregnancy. if you note bright red blood or have cramping, there may be a problem. Talk to your OB Dr for a thorough exam and to determine if there is anything wrong. They may use an ultrasound machine to make sure the placenta is in the right location and the baby is doing well.

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