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Can i be pregnant and still have my period?

Can i be pregnant and still have my period?

Not normally: A period signifies your egg did not get fertilized and implanted, so your uterine lining is sloughing off and preparing for the next cycle. See our gyn for routine evals, or sooner if you have any concerns. ...Read more

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Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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Can I Still Have My Period And Be Pregnant.?

Can I Still Have My Period And Be Pregnant.?

No: If you are pregnant there is no build up of the endometrium to shed, hence you have no menses. There can be bleeding during pregnancy and this is not normal. In early pregnancy this is termed a threatened miscarriage. In later pregnancy there may be problems with the placenta, maternal or fetal vessels or labor, etc. By definition it's not menses. ...Read more

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Is it possible to be pregnant and still have my period?

Is it possible to be pregnant and still have my period?

Menses and Pregnancy: I have had many women tell me that they knew someone who had menses during pregnancy. I stopped OB in 1994 after 16 yrs and never had a patient with menses during pregnancy. I think any bleeding can be called menses by some. A real menses is bleeding caused by a normal cycle without pregnancy. So technically, you cannot have menses while pregnant. Bleeding deserves an evaluation whatever the name. ...Read more

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If i get pregnant a week before my period could I still have my period?

If i get pregnant a week before my period could I still have my period?

Pregnancy: Some women bleed right after they first get pregnant , which to them looks like a period. This actually is implantation bleeding and not a real period. It also could be from an ectopic or tubal pregnancy.Do a home pregnancy test to see if you are pregnant. If the bleeding is associated with severe pain be seen right away. ...Read more

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My back my stomach hurt on a scale from 1 to 10 it is a 7.im 3 months pregnant.still have my period. i usually have a lite flow now im bleedin heavy?

My back my stomach hurt on a scale from 1 to 10 it is  a 7.im 3 months pregnant.still have my period. i usually have a lite flow now im bleedin heavy?

Emergency!: Go to your nearest emergency - bleeding heavily is concerning when you are pregnant. Go as soon as possible. Good luck! ...Read more

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If I have unprotected sex a few days before my period, can I be pregnant, would i still have my period?

If I have unprotected sex a few days before my period, can I be pregnant, would i still have my period?

You can get pregnant: It is still possible to get pregnant statistically, but if you are pregnant you will miss your period. ...Read more

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I had sex the day before & the morning of my period my boyfriend came in me twice I still have my period but could I possibly get pregnant?

I had sex the day before & the morning of my period my boyfriend came in me twice I still have my period but could I possibly get pregnant?

Sex during menses: Most likely NOT - the menstrual flow is the remnants of the uterine lining sloughing off so if anything it is your least fertile time. However, its NOT a guarantee against pregnancy. Unless you want to become pregnant - you really should be using some form of contraceptive. Good luck ...Read more

Dr. Sewa Legha
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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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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more