A 24-year-old female asked:
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i had a previous miscarriage in march at 10 weeks and now im pregnant againim 5 weeks , wanted to know what i could do to prevent another miscarriage?

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Dr. Seth Derman
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
Not a lot: Most miscarriages are due to genetic abnormalities in the fetus and could and probably should not be prevented. On occasion, there can be a low Progesterone level which can in some cases be corrected with medicine. Your OB could check for that.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
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Incompetent cervixRx: Have the OB md check the reasons that the first two miscarriages occured. If they were genetic(non-viable chromosome combinations) or structural(an e ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Jacobs
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Would wait 2 cycles: after 2 miscarriages, I usually refer to a fertility specialist. sometimes you need tests to see what is going on
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gigi Hafizi
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Yes: Aspirin is not a bad idea, but you should really be seen by a board certified OB to perform a work up the determine the cause of your miscarriages.

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