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A 27-year-old female asked:

I am 12 weeks pregnant. my last doctor's appointment was at 8 weeks & baby had a strong heartbeat of 168 & everything was normal. what are the chances of spontaneous loss after heartbeat is detected without any bleeding or cramps? i'm always anxious?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Very unlikely, do not worry too much, your baby should be fine if there was no significant event in the last 4 weeks.
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