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Can you have implantation bleeding 6 days after your period is due?

Can you have implantation bleeding 6 days after your period is due?

No: Implantation happens about a week before your period is due- always - so bleeding after your period is due is for another reason. ...Read more

Implantation (Definition)

One common meaning refers to the process by which an embryo attaches to the uterus of a woman so that she is pregnant. Many think of it as 'sticking.' implantation in humans always occurs when the embryo is between 6-7 days old. A very popular concept on the internet now in 2012, 'implantation bleeding, ' is speculative ...Read more


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If you have irregular periods, can implantation bleeding come after your period is due?

If you have irregular periods, can implantation bleeding come after your period is due?

Yes: If your periods are irregular, you are likely ovulating irregularly. So the time an embryo may implant could be much later than normal. A pregnancy test should help you know what may be going on. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have implantation bleeding when your period is due? I am experiencing really light bleeding, unusual for me as my periods are heavy.

Is it possible to have implantation bleeding when your period is due? I am experiencing really light bleeding, unusual for me as my periods are heavy.

Menstrual changes: If you are sexually active, even if you use contraception, I recommend checking a home pregnancy test. While rare, some women do experience spotting or bleeding early in pregnancy that can mimic a period. It's best to check. Home pregnancy tests are pretty accurate starting the first day your period is due. If negative, check again in 1 more week just to be sure. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur the day before period is due?

Can implantation bleeding occur the day before period is due?

No: implantation bleeding is a light spotting that typically occurs between six and 10 weeks of gestation ...Read more

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Could implantation bleeding occur 2 days before period is due?

Less likely : Implantation occurs about a week before the period starts. 2 days is little early for implantation bleeding. ...Read more

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I had a few drops of blood 4 days before period is due, is this my period or implantation bleeding?

I had a few drops of blood 4 days before period is due, is this my period or implantation bleeding?

HPT: This may just be a bit of bleeding starting early for your period. However, if you have been sexually active - you can take home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Hi - I had some spotting for about a day but I am 2 weeks before my next period is due. Could this be implantation bleeding?

Hi - I had some spotting for about a day but I am 2 weeks before my next period is due. Could this be implantation bleeding?

Maybe not: A baby embryo implants about 10 days AFTER conception (after ovulation plus sex). A positive home pregnancy test can tell a woman that PRIOR spotting was actually implantation spotting. Some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. One can do a home pregnancy test 3 weeks after sex or 1 week after missing a period. ...Read more

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Bleeding (Definition)

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