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A 24-year-old female asked:

Had termination of pregnancy at 16 weeks on 28th of may. still bleeding have had a scan and been to my gp. taking norethisterone but still bleeding?

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Dr. Larry Grissom
Radiology 44 years experience
Ultrasound results?: Ask your doctor if ultrasound results mentioned retained products of conception (RPOC). That is most concerning cause of continued bleeding after pregnancy termination. Is your pregnancy test still positive? Was your pregnancy intrauterine? Was ultrasound performed at an accredited facility? These are questions that need to be addressed by a gynecologist.

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