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A 30-year-old female asked:

I had a miscarriage last week,ive been spotting dark brown then i had an orgasm yesterday which has caused me bleeding fresh blood clots and cramping?

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 56 years experience
An orgasm causes uterine contractions, and a miscarriage may have not completely expelled all fragments of the placenta, so the contractions may have completed the process. See your gyn provider for an exam and other testing, such as ultrasound, to make certain all fragments are now gone.
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