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Doctor insights on: Blood Clot During Pregnancy First Trimester

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Dr. James Krick
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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How is a pelvic blood clot diagnosed during pregnancy? And what are the symptoms? And treatment?

How is a pelvic blood clot diagnosed during pregnancy? And what are the symptoms? And treatment?

Blood clot : Seek help immediately if you think you have a blood clot. Ultrasound imaging and by D dimer blood tests will be used to help diagnose blood clots. Signs and symptoms can include redness, swelling, or pain. During pregnancy, heparin is the preferred drug of choice to treat the clot. ...Read more

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If I didn't have sex at all in September but I passed a large blood clot in the 6th and I got a positive pregnancy test on the 14th of October due to being sick the last 3 weeks of September and the first week of October how far along am I and why did I p

If I didn't have sex at all in September but I passed a large blood clot in the 6th and I got a positive pregnancy test on the 14th of October due to being sick the last 3 weeks of September and the first week of October how far along am I and why did I p

Repeat test: if you want to make sure that you are still pregnant repeat the HPT if it still positive go to the doctor for a blood test that will confirmed the pregnancy and will give an estimation about how far. the accurate aging of the pregnancy and the due date will be done with a combination of examination, blood test, and ultrasound. ...Read more

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What could it mean when you pass a very small blackish blood clot during the 6th week of a normally developing pregnancy?

What could it mean when you pass a very small blackish blood clot during the 6th week of a normally developing pregnancy?

Depends: Bleeding in early pregnancy is common - about 1/3 of women may have some degree of bleeding. It is important to establish that the pregnancy is in the uterus and not an "ectopic pregnancy " which can be life-threatening. A sonogram will help establish the location and health of the pregnancy. It may also be able to determine the source of the bleeding. One's blood type should also be checked. ...Read more

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Can blood clot during menstruation prevent pregnancy?

Can blood clot during menstruation prevent pregnancy?

No: Passing clots during menstruation does not mean that a woman can not become pregnant. ...Read more

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During pregnancy could osteopath treatment cause a blood clot to go to the lung?

Theoretically possib: If you had a new blood clot in a limb being manipulated its possible, but extreemly unlikley. ...Read more

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I passed a blood clot the size of a lg orange(during period)..No possibility of pregnancy (tubes tied) should I be concerned? I am worried

I passed a blood clot the size of a lg orange(during period)..No possibility of pregnancy (tubes tied) should I be concerned? I am worried

Yes, but ...: During menstruation, it is normal to pass some smaller clots (say, dime sized). However, if you are bleeding profusely or passing large clots, consider visiting a doctor for an evaluation of your heavy menstruation. Hormones, fibroids, polyps are common causes. A pelic exam and ultrasound are the next steps. Treatment options will depend on your future fertility plans. ...Read more

Blood Clot (Definition)

A blood clot or thrombus is the final step of the coagulation cascade. It is a good thing when your body is trying to stop blood loss, however a blood clot can form in the veins after prolonged periods of immobility. This type of like ...Read more