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Bleeding And Passing Clots In Early Pregnancy
I had a d&c a week ago due to a failed pregnancy. Now I've started bleeding quite heavy and passing clots what should I do. Also have some cramping?
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Depends. ..: You should contact your surgeon as only (s)he knows the size of your uterus, possible fibroids and any other factors that would affect your post-op course. Ultimately it will depend on those factors and how heavy the bleeding is currently. Please call your surgeon and speak with the nurse. ...Read more
I miscarried on monday and im still having heavy bleeding and passing clots how long will this last?
Miscarriage: If the bleeding is getting lighter, it will likely resolve over the next few days. If it is as heavy or heavier than on Monday, you could have retained products of conception (meaning the miscarriage is not complete). You would need to see your gynecologist to determine if this is the case, and to take care of it if it is. ...Read more
I keep bleeding and passing clots the size of a lemon. The bleeding starts to flow heavily then come the clotting then bleeding stops. I'm I ok?
Maybe: That amount of bleeding may or may not be normal but the general rule is that bleeding heavier than a pad an hour should be evaluated. If continuous that amount if bleeding should be evaluated promptly. ...Read more
Is it ok to still be bleeding and passing clots 2 weeks and 2 days after a colonoscopy/polypectomy? I had one adenomatous polyp removed.
I did a vacuum aspiration on the 10th Jan and about 3 days after I started bleeding and passing clots, it went on for a few days but I'm still bleedin?
Contact your surgeon: You need to contact your surgeon and find out why you are still bleeding. Moreover, you should have received written instructions from the surgeon after the procedure outlining what is normal or not. ...Read more
Hi I just had a baby 2 months ago I am still having light bleeding and passing clots. It mainly happens after intercourse or when drinkin hot liquids.
It is unusual: To be passing large clots. I assume u r breast feeding. The ovaries may be starting to function again and this will normalize but you may benefit from the birth control pill. Bleeding severity is notably subjective. I doubt seriously that you have retainment of placental tissue as the source but you may have fibroids, etc. I think u should get checked along with a blood count and hcg. ...Read more
I am bleeding and passing clots out my rectum. One person said it was diverticulitis another said infective colitis and another said hemorrhoids pain?
Rectal bleeding: Are these diagnoses made by professionals? You need to have it checked, see a gastroenterologist. ...Read more
I have my tubes tied and just got an IUD to aleviate symptoms of menorriah. I have been spotting, bleeding and passing clots since I got the IUD 2 weeks ago. Is this normal?
Diagnosed with threatened abortion. 7 wks along, major cramping, bleeding and passing clots. Had blood drawn today. Am I have a miscarriage?
Not always: A diagnosis of "threatened abortion" indicates that you've experienced cramping/bleeding during pregnancy that raise concern for possible miscarriage, however your exam shows a closed cervix and a fetal heartbeat indicating that things might still be just fine. Threatened abortions can resolve and normal, healthy pregnancies result afterwards. Be seen by your OB for any further bleeding/pain. ...Read more
Been bleeding for a month had cramps two weeks ago passed something. Still bleeding but passing clots big and small but no pain. What going on?
Big clots: This requires you see your doctor for an examination. You may be having a miscarriage or infection. Call dr. Soon as possible. ...Read more
I have been bleeding bright/dark red blood for a month. I am currently 15 weeks. Have ovary pain and passing clots now?
Ultrasound: See your OB and get an ultrasound. Some pregnant women have mild spotting but having pain and passing clots. Get it checked out. ...Read more
I have endometriosis and have been bleeding heavily & passing clots for a week. Obgyn said come in Monday. Should I be concerned?
Most women your age having this complaint have benign problems, often manageable with hormonal therapy.
Ask the doctor, too, whether you have become anemic and whether oral iron replacement would be useful for you. ...Read more
Had a c-section 11 days ago. I'm up and walking as normal. Not really bleeding on pads but am passing clots everytime going toilet. Is this normal?
Can be normal: Passage of clots into after a major operations such as a c-section, is not uncommon. This can occur up to several weeks, generally decreasing during that period of time. If the bleeding is persistent and heavy or associated with significant pain, fever, nausea, vomiting or chills, then check with your doctor. ...Read more
I've been bleeding for 4 days, passing clots, and a little tissue with no pain. Wonder what is going on? Is there a chance I still have my baby? Worried
Still passing clots and bleeding a week and three days after taking misoprostol for abortion. Is this normal? Am I anemic?
I am 14 days post op from lavh I keep bleeding heavily on and off passing clots and pain in my left lower pelvic region, is this normal?
4 days on my period I've had heavy bleeding &passing clots the size of two quarters sometimes I feel the clots pass &it's painful should I be worried?
Very common problem:
I am very sure that you are uncomfortable. The cause of the symptoms you describe should be
investigated by a physician. She/he will likely rule out blood clotting problems, hormonal problems or problems with the uterus such as fibroids.
Do not worry there are many options available to you. Many options do not involve surgery therefore no interruption to your daily routine. ...Read more
D&c dec26, started passing clots size of my fist jan 1. Put on methylgervonovine & bedrest. Still bleeding & now have severe headaches & weak normal?
Follow up: It sounds like you need to go back and see the doctor who evaluated you and put you on that medication. If you are not improving the a follow up appointment is needed. ...Read more
Csection on March22.Got my normal period @4wks pp. Lasted for 4 days. Started bleeding Fri &soaking thru pad after 1hr. Passing clots. Should I call dr?
I had sex on 6/15/13 I started bleeding heavily this morning, enough to fill up a tampon, & passing clots+ cramps. Could this be implantation bleeding?
Heavy Bleeding: I think that this scenario, even though it is missing vital information such as when is your period expected, sounds like a period and not an implantation bleeding. ...Read more
My girlfriend is in early stages of pregnancy. Earlier today she had very light bleeding almost watery and now she has bad pains and passed a clot.
May need evaluation: Passing clots is nothing but the accumulation of blood in the vagina. It is not prognostically worse than the bleeding itself. If the pain and bleeding continues, she should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
Early in pregnancy went to ER and heard hb maybe 3 -4 weeks bleeding and blood clots how do you the differance in misscarriage& blood clot? Normal?
Be seen: This cannot be determined from your description. You need to be seen and obtain an ultrasound. Take prenatal vitamins in any event. ...Read more
I am 5 weeks pregnant, was bleeding and passing clots. Bleed for 2 days. HCG 95.they did an ultrasound and found no sac. Any chance I didn't miscarry?
February I had my tubes removed, March had 2 periods April 1 period and may 3 and still bleeding, bleeding is heavy and I'm passing clots, worried now?
Heavy bleeding: Go back and see your GYN. With persistent bleeding and now with clots, you are at high risk to be anaemic by now. You need to have the bleeding controlled, and your GYN can give you some medicine to do that. S/he may also do an exam and/or an ultrasound. Good luck! ...Read more
I've started bleeding 6 days before my period is due. My periods are like clock work and quite light! This however is very heavy and I'm passing clots?
Early heavy period: May be variation, may be a miscarriage if active, or fibroids, or endometriosis, . You could only tell miscarriage/fibroids by US/examination of tissue because HCG is low or negative by the time you miscarry. See if it resolves and if your old pattern returns if it continues follow up w/ doc and get U/S. ...Read more
I started my period on thursday morning but for the rest of the day there was no bleeding on friday only a little blood today im passing clots?
Heavy periods: There are lots of treatment options for heavy periods. For women who are not done having periods birth control pills work well. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iuds can decrease bleeding significantly. There is a nonhormonal medication called Lysteda that works great. For those done with childbearing endometrial ablations are good options. ...Read more
Finished period 2 weeks ago had sex every day for 4 days afterwards then started bleeding heavily & passing clots 7 days later I'm in pain still blood?
About 3 weeks pregnant. Been bleeding brown red blood for 3 days...I have no cramps but have been passing clots and tissue. What could it mean?
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