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Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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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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Can i get a period and still be pregnant?

Can i get a period and still be pregnant?

See below: Pregnancy is always a possibility. Purchase a home pregnancy test. They usually become positive about the time you'd be 1 week late. If it's negative then, repeat in 1 week. ...Read more

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Can i still get a period and be pregnant?

Can i still get a period and be pregnant?

Trick question.: You may have what you think is a period and still be pregnant. If you are concerned check the hpt kit which should be clearly positive at five days after the missed period. ...Read more

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Can i be pregnant and still get a period?

Can i be pregnant and still get a period?

Yes: Up to 30% of pregnant women have vaginal bleeding and mistake it for their period. ...Read more

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Can i still have a period and be pregnant?

Yes: You can never know what vaginal bleeding is. Purchase and perform a home pregnancy test. They usually turn positive when you are 1 week late. If it is negative, repeat in one week. ...Read more

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Can you have a period and still be pregnant?

Can you have a period and still be pregnant?

Pregnancy: As I am sure you know the answer is no. You cannot have a normal period and be pregnant. Now there are some instances where there is spotting or minor bleeding early in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Im confused. So can you get a period and still be pregnant?

Im confused. So can you get a period and still be pregnant?

Yes: You always have to rule out pregnancy. Get a home pregnancy test. They should turn positive about the time you're a week late. If it's negative, repeat it and call your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you be pergo and still have a period .

Can you be pergo and still have a period .

Technically no.: You can still have some slight bleeding in the first trimester which might be interpreted as a regular period. ...Read more

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Can you still get a period and be pregnant (early)?

Can you still get a period and be pregnant (early)?

Yes: You always have to rule out pregnancy. Get a home pregnancy test. They should turn positive about the time you're a week late. If it's negative, repeat it and call your doctor. ...Read more

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How can you be pregnant and still get a period?

How can you be pregnant and still get a period?

Implantation bleed: Up to 30% of pregnant women will bleed at the time of their expected periods because the baby as implanted into the womb. This gives the impression of a period when it's not. ...Read more

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Can i be pregnant and still get my period?

Can i be pregnant and still get my period?

Not period, bleeding: Vaginal bleeding in the first half of pregnancy is called threatened abortion - not period - and can be the harbinger of miscarriage, small baby, preterm birth, preeclampsia, or placenta previa/accreta. See your obstetrician asap if that is happening to you, take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily and good luck! ...Read more

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Can you be pregnant and still have a period?

Can you be pregnant and still have a period?

Yes: Absolutely. Sometimes though, there is something different about it compared to your usual periods. ...Read more

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Gyno can you get period and still be pregnant?

Gyno can you get period and still be pregnant?

Its confusing: 30% of pregnant women will bleed at the time of their expected period because of implantation bleeding. This gives them the impression that they are having their period, when they are, in fact, pregnant. ...Read more

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Can u have a period and be pregnant?

Can u have a period and be pregnant?

No: Bleeding during pregnancy is commonly mistaken for a period. But when it happens it is called threatened miscarrage. A simple preg test clears this question up quickly. ...Read more

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Can u have a menstrual period and and still be pregnant?

Can u have a menstrual period and and still be pregnant?

Depends: You can have spotting and some bleeding and still be pregnant. You should not have a full "period" as this would be the sloughing off of the tissue where the fertilized egg would attach. I would recommend follow up with your healthcare provider for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Can I still have a normal period and still be pregnant?

Can I still have a normal period and still be pregnant?

No...: Having a normal regular period means one is not pregnant. Having sex after the period means one could become pregnant on the current month. If the next period comes and is a normal regular one, it means one is not pregnant, again. If worried, one can do a urine pregnancy test the week after missing a period, or 3 weeks after having sex. ...Read more

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So can you have a cycle and still be pregnant?

So can you have a cycle and still be pregnant?

Sort of: It is possible to bleed when you are pregnant, you cannot have a menstrual period or cycle while pregnant. ...Read more

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Can i get a period and still be pregnant?

See below: Pregnancy is always a possibility. Purchase a home pregnancy test. They usually become positive about the time you'd be 1 week late. If it's negative then, repeat in 1 week. ...Read more

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Im confused. So can you get a period and still be pregnant?

Yes: You always have to rule out pregnancy. Get a home pregnancy test. They should turn positive about the time you're a week late. If it's negative, repeat it and call your doctor. ...Read more

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Gyno can you get period and still be pregnant?

Its confusing: 30% of pregnant women will bleed at the time of their expected period because of implantation bleeding. This gives them the impression that they are having their period, when they are, in fact, pregnant. ...Read more

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Can someone get there period and still be pregnant ?

Can someone get there period and still be pregnant ?

Not entirely: Often women spot a little with implantation and the growth of the baby early on, mimicing a period. However, actual periods are stopped during pregnancy as the hormones released by the developing baby stop ovulation. ...Read more

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Can you get your period and still be pregnant?

Can you get your period and still be pregnant?

See below: 30% of pregnant women experience implantation bleeding at about the time they would expect their period. They mistake this bleeding as their period, when in fact, it isn't. ...Read more

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Can a woman get her period and still be pregnant ?

Can a woman get her period and still be pregnant ?

Yes: In rare instances, but sometimes spotting is mistaken for a light period. ...Read more

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I am wondering about can't or can you get your period and still be pregnant?

I am wondering about can't or can you get your period and still be pregnant?

It's possible: Up to 30% of women have bleeding at the time of their period when they're pregnant. This can be due to implantation bleeding. ...Read more

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Is it possible to still get a normal period and still be pregnant ? why do some women say you get still get a period and be prego?

Is it possible to still get a normal period and still be pregnant ? why do some women say you get still get a period and be prego?

1st trimester bleed: Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy particularly in the first trimester is not uncommon but is not "a normal period". It may represent implantation or other benign conditions but it may also be a symptom of a pregnancy complication which requires evaluation, diagnostic and treatment . ...Read more

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Is it possible to get your period and still be pregnant? Is so, is there a way to know about it without taking a pregnancy test?

Is it possible to get your period and still be pregnant? Is so, is there a way to know about it without taking a pregnancy test?

Yes: Some women have some bleeding in early pregnancy that feels like a period. The only way to be sure is with a pregnancy test. Other signs of early pregnancy include tiredness and soreness in the breasts. ...Read more

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Can i get a negative pregnancy test (clear blue) three days before expected period and still be pregnant.

Can i get a negative pregnancy test (clear blue) three days before expected period and still be pregnant.

Yes: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. ...Read more

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Can I get a period ten days after sex and still be pregnant?

Can I get a period ten days after sex and still be pregnant?

You may be : Bleeding during early pregnancy is unfortunately rather common and some pregnant women may experience some vaginal bleeding (which may resemble a period) and remain pregnant. ...Read more