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Doctor insights on: Brown Grey Discharge When Pregnant

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Dr. Mark Ingerman
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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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Does brown discharge mean pregnant?

No: Only a positive pregnancy test means your pregnant. Irregular bleeding, discharges and other things could indicate infections and other problems. If it continues, you should be examined. ...Read more

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Brown discharge could i be pregnant?

Brown discharge could i be pregnant?

Nothing to do w/ DC: If you are sexually active with a member of the opposite sex and not using appropriate contraception, you could be pregnant. The brown discharge is not a sign of pregnancy. This could be old blood, semen or a sign of an infection. I you want to know if you are pregnant, check a home pregnancy test (fairly reliable these days). If the d/c continues, see your doctor and have it evaluated. ...Read more

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Does brown discharge mean youre pregnant?

Usually not.: Brown discharge may be older, deoxygenated blood. If in doubt take a home pregnancy test. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What does brown discharge mean at 7wks pregnant?

What does brown discharge mean at 7wks pregnant?

Usually nothing: Sometimes it is old blood. Sometimes it is from the cervix. Sometimes from sex. Usually everything is fine with the pregnancy. It can sometimes be a sign of infection but usually is not. ...Read more

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Could an orangey brown discharge mean im pregnant?

Usually not: Brown discharge may be older, deoxygenated blood. If you are uncertain you can take a home pregnancy test. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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I have brown watery discharge. Am i still pregnant?

There could be: Some old blood in your discharge. Many women have spotting early in pregnancy. I would let your obstetrician know. ...Read more

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Does brown discharge necessarily mean your pregnant?

Does brown discharge necessarily mean your pregnant?

NO: Brown discharge may be older, deoxygenated blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. If you aren't sure if this is your period - then please take a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Does it mean your pregnant if you are having brown discharge?

Does it mean your pregnant if you are having brown discharge?

Hard to know: If a woman is having spotting at the time she normally gets a period, it is possible she is pregnant and that the bleeding is implantation bleeding. Check a pregnancy test to know. Usually we suspect pregnancy if a woman misses a period, and then has nausea or breast tenderness for instance. ...Read more

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Should I be worried about a brown discharge at 37w5d pregnant?

Should I be worried about a brown discharge at 37w5d pregnant?

I don't know: I don't know if you should worry or not, but your presently treating OB MD should be informed as this may be a sign of old bleeding. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have brownish discharge after sex while pregnant?

Is it normal to have brownish discharge after sex while pregnant?

Yes: It is common to have some bleeding and discharge after intercourse while pregnant. The cervix is more sensitive and can cause some bleeding. If bleeding is like a period, this is abnormal and a physician should be consulted. ...Read more

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9wks pregnancy having somtimes light brownish discharge is it ok?

Probably: In the absence of cramping and bleeding, it is likely a physiologic discharge, which is normal. See your physician if you have any concerns, but just a discharge does not sound like a miscarriage. Keep taking your vitamins in any event. ...Read more

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Is it usual to have the smallest bit of brown discharge when pregnant?

Is it usual to have the smallest bit of brown discharge when pregnant?

Fairly common: It's something that is fairly common. The cervix swells and fills with blood during pregnancy. Sometimes it can ooze. Old blood looks brown. But you should tell your doctor to be certain there isn't another cause of the blood that needs attention. ...Read more

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I am 4-5 week pregnant and im having some brown discharge is that normal?

I am 4-5 week pregnant and im having some brown discharge is that normal?

Best to see doc: I believe that any abnormalities that occur while pregnant are best evaluated in person by an obstetrician. ...Read more

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Im six months pregnant an having a lot of brown discharge is that normal?

It can be: Brown discharge typically implies that there was some bleeding at some point, either from the cervix or from the placenta/uterus. Brown doesn't really tell you how old the bleeding was. Definitely let your doctor know, as bleeding in pregnancy, while common, can be concerning. If your worried, don't have sex until you see your doctor and get checked out. ...Read more

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I am pregnant and have clear discharge with brown specks - what's going on?

I am pregnant and have clear discharge with brown specks - what's going on?

Not bad now: It doesn't sound unusual. I would be concerned if there was some notable pain. or cramping that was occurring, or there was a lot more bleeding ...Read more

Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more