A 20-year-old female asked:
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what are the chances of miscarriage after heartbeat is heard on ultrasound at 8 weeks? i've had one previous early miscarriage and no live births.

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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience Cardiology
No telling: Miscarriage can still occur -- you need closer follow up with your obgyn.
Answered on Aug 18, 2013

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