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Can you be pregnant and have bleeding similar to a normal period? I have all the symptoms and a negative hpt and I have my period. Could I be pregnant

Can you be pregnant and have bleeding similar to a normal period? I have all the symptoms and a negative hpt and I have my period. Could I be pregnant

Redefine symptoms: You are not only not pregnant, your symptoms do not represent pregnancy. Perhaps if you shared your specific symptoms we could help you expand your definition of what they really represent. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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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 still have a period and be pregnant?

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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Can you still have your period and be pregnant?

Can you still have your period and be pregnant?

Yes: Sometimes people will have vaginal bleeding in early pregnancy and mistake it for their period and some people will have vaginal bleeding every few weeks in early pregnancy that can be mistaken for menses. Just having vaginal bleeding is not a guarantee that you aren't pregnant. ...Read more

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Can you have your period and still be pregnant?

Can you have your period and still be pregnant?

True Period?: Can a pregnant female leak blood and still be pregnant? Yes, on the rare and unusual occasion. Can someone have a normal period on time and of normal duration and be pregnant? No. That is not possible. Viable pregnancy, in general, stops vaginal bleeding. ...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 you have a normal period and be pregnant?

Can you have a normal period and be pregnant?

Yes: It is pretty unusual but a few women report totally normal periods during pregnancy. Usually just the first few months. If you *feel* pregnant you should take a pregnancy test just to be sure. ...Read more

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Can u have your period and be pregnant?

Can u have your period and be pregnant?

No but: You can have bleeding during pregnancy. It is not your period, but rather, bleeding related to the pregnancy. While this is of low concern in most cases, any bleeding during pregnancy should be checked with your OB provider. ...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 have a heavy period and be pregnant?

Can you have a heavy period and be pregnant?

Pregnancy: Periods stop if you are pregnant. Of course in the first few weeks there may be spotting or light bleeding as the fetus implants on the uterine wall. But a heavy "period' means you are not pregnant or you are miscarrying a fetus. ...Read more

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Can you have a late period and not be pregnant?

Can you have a late period and not be pregnant?

Yes: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you still be pregnant and have had your period already?

Can you still be pregnant and have had your period already?

It happens anytime: Many women have some lightl period/bleeding during the first month or two after becoming pregnant. It is very easy and fast to do a home pregnancy test--which is highly accurate. Also, just remmeber that yu can get pregnant at any time during your cycle. The chance is less right before/during/after period, but still happens. So, check a hpt. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can you be pregnant and still get your period? I have taken pregnancy tests and have been negative.

Can you be pregnant and still get your period? I have taken pregnancy tests and have been negative.

No: If you are having bleeding when you expect your period and your pregnancy test is negative, I don't think that you are pregnant. Sometimes in early pregnancy, a woman will have bleeding due to implantation of the embryo but this is usually lighter than a normal period. Also, the pregnancy test will become positive. ...Read more

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Can you be pregnant even if you had your period? I had my period but I'm having pregnancy symptoms

Can you be pregnant even if you had your period? I had my period but I'm having pregnancy symptoms

Implantation: Implantation bleeding can sometimes happen around the time you would expect a period, so yes. A pregnancy test should be positive by this time, so doing one should answer your question. ...Read more

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Can I have cramps before my period but possibly be pregnant?

Can I have cramps before my period but possibly be pregnant?

Of course!: That is the reason home urine pregnancy tests exist - symptoms of dysmenorrhea and early pregnancy can be deceptively similar. Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily and best of luck! ...Read more

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Can I have my period and still be pregnant?

Can I have my period and still 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