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Can A Woman Get Pregnant If She Has Blood Clots During Period
See below: Up to 30% have implantation bleeding that occurs at the time of thir expected period. This is confusing to them as most do not know they're pregnant at this time. Sometimes the bleeding can have clots. ...Read more
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
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
How many: Clots can occur during periods too many is not normal and may indicate a hormonal or blood clotting problem. ...Read more
Not - pregnant?: I am assuming that this comes from blessing the arrival of one's period as it is proof that the woman is not pregnant. ...Read more
Huge blood clots during period for 3 days then very very light with clear liquid filling tampon 5-8 time a day?
Heavy periods: There are multiple options for heavy periods. Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective reversible treatments that will help many people. There is also a drug called Lysteda that contains no hormones which will help others. If you are done having children discuss the option of an endometrial ablation. In some cases a hysterectomy will. ...Read more
Is there a way to reduce blood clots during period I have fibroids and sometimes the clots are golf ball size or larger and painful?
Yes.: Depending on your age and number, size and location of fibroids, there are a variety of options to help slow down the bleeding, too complicated to review here. Most important thing is, based on your age, you may need an endometrial biopsy or a d+c to rule out potentially life-threatening casues for the bleeding prior to being placed on some type of hormone regimen to slow it down. See your docto. ...Read more