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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


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Is it ok to be bleeding from a natural miscarriage 2 weeks after I passed big blood clots?

Is it ok to be bleeding from a natural miscarriage 2 weeks after I passed big blood clots?

Not unusual: This is a very common side effect after miscarriage and can last up to 1-2 months. Make sure you are not anemic or having symptoms of anemia (light headedness etc.). Otherwise, follow up with your physician and consider a repeat quantitative pregnancy test.

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I had a miscarriage in oct 12, I bleed 2 weeks after. A few months after I started having brown blood clots which are still continuing?

I had a miscarriage in oct 12, I bleed 2 weeks after. A few months after I started having brown blood clots which are still continuing?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.

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Miscarried 29 days ago last month today is 9and I startdd bleeding blood clots bad cramps am I miscarring r is this the beginning of my new cycle?

Miscarried 29 days ago last month today is 9and I startdd bleeding blood clots bad cramps am I miscarring r is this the beginning of my new cycle?

Probably your period: Best way to define this situation is by doing a quantitative blood pregnancy test. If negative, it will be consistent with your menstruation. If the test is positive you should repeat it and get an ultrasound done. Of course all these under your ob- gyn supervision.

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How long does a miscarriage last and does bleeding and blood clots always mean something bad at 12 weeks?

How long does a miscarriage last and does bleeding and blood clots always mean something bad at 12 weeks?

Miscarriage: The length of time of bleeding from a miscarriage can be different, anything from very light ; short to long ; heavy depending on how far along the pregnancy was when the embryo stopped growing. Blood clots at 12 wks needs to be checked out but it doesn't always mean a miscarriage. For example, a women can have a large blood vessel on their cervix as a cause. It's best to call your OB ; be checked.

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Have I miscarried? The blood is very red and lots of it with a lot of blood clots, I'm in agony at the lower part of my belly. What do I do?

Have I miscarried? The blood is very red and lots of it with a lot of blood clots, I'm in agony at the lower part of my belly. What do I do?

Go to the ER...: A miscarriage can be a very bloody, painful and scary event. Very early in your pregnancy, you may be able to get through it on your own. (<9 weeks) Later in the pregnancy (7+ weeks) you may need help from a doctor. A D&C is sometimes necessary to stop the bleeding and make sure everything is out of the uterus. If you are having persistent, heavy bleeding go to the ER.

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I'm having blackish brown discharge in 5th day of my miscarriage, after is lightened up upto 3 days after passing blood clots and blood is it normal?

Yes: Typically, "blackish brown" discharge means old blood and is not worrisome. Bright red blood in between normal menses is always worrisome, as well as after miscarriage.

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Could I have a miscarriage in january because I have been spotting ever since and I release some major blood clots in january and once again in april?

Irergular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. If you are trying to conceive the schedule a visit. Schedule a visit to see if you are ovulating.

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Are blood clots or a DVT common after a miscarriage?

Are blood clots or a DVT common after a miscarriage?

No: Uncommon. Your doctor may work you up to see if there are underlying causes for forming a dvt.

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Passing large blood clots five days before period. Could this be an early miscarriage?

Passing large blood clots five days before period. Could this be an early miscarriage?

It is possible: But u should see your gyn asap or a gyn as u need an exam, blood work to r/o preg and other hormones and to check your hb level, and a pelvic ultrasound to check the uterus and ovaries, and you may possibly need an in office hysteroscopy to look at the endometrium and an endometrial biopsy and once your doc knows what the cause is then there are different treatment options.

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Is having rib pain/back pain & big blood clots a sign of miscarriage?

Is having rib pain/back pain & big blood clots a sign of miscarriage?

??: Need more info, such as menstrual cycle, missed periods, pregnancy test, ... So, if presuming that you are/were pregnant, then the above symptoms are certainly concerning for a miscarriage.

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I am having a few small blood clots a day after my period ended. Is this a miscarriage?

I am having a few small blood clots a day after my period ended. Is this a miscarriage?

No: The fact that you had a period means that you aren't pregnant. It sounds like the body is just expelling a bit more tissue and blood.

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I have heavy bleeding with large blood clots also wonder if I able to still conceive my age is 34 no children right now one miscarriage.

I have heavy bleeding with large blood clots also wonder if I able to still conceive my age is 34 no children right now one miscarriage.

Heavy menses: You may want to consult your doctor concerning your heavy menstrual cycles. Medical conditions such as fibroids or polyps can cause heavier and longer menstruation and may interfere with pregnancy and cause infertility.

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3/9 brown spotting 3/10 brown spotting into moment of red blood then back to spotting 3/11 spotting into red blood & clots Prd or early miscarriage?

3/9 brown spotting 3/10 brown spotting into moment of red blood then back to spotting 3/11 spotting into red blood & clots Prd or early miscarriage?

Need more info: Did you miss a period? If you missed a period by more than 4-5 days and a pregnancy test was positive, it would be an early miscarriage, otherwise it is likely to be a normal variation in the cycle. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. Http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine.

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Horrible cramping pain, so bad I couldn't get out of bed. Huge blood clots, heavy bleed. Is it a miscarriage?

Horrible cramping pain, so bad I couldn't get out of bed. Huge blood clots, heavy bleed. Is it a miscarriage?

May be: It not feasible to know with certainty. About 25% of early pregnancies are lost, usually due to chromosomal defects in the embryo. Often the only manifestation is a delayed heavy period. The term chemical pregnancy is some times used for this situation.

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