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Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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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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Ectopic pregnancy? 1 week late on period and now heavy flow (1 pad/hour) with cramping and large clots. I am also feeling very nauseated and still feeling some pregnancy symptoms. I have my tubes tied

Ectopic pregnancy? 1 week late on period and now heavy flow (1 pad/hour) with cramping and large clots. I am also feeling very nauseated and still feeling some pregnancy symptoms. I have my tubes tied

Go to an E.R.: Cramping and large clots could just be menorrhagia, but anytime you have concern of an ectopic pregnancy or acute abdominal tenderness with known pregnancy, this can be life threatening. Tubal ligation can fail and ectopic pregnancies are always an emergency, especially with active hemorrhage. Seek emergent evaluation for concerns like this. ...Read more

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If u have no pregnancy symtoms like tenderness on ur breast or sickness in morning as a regular time evening or morning or if u don't have any period missed still can have ectopic pregnancy i took levonelle 3 times in 3 months one after another one so is

If u have no pregnancy symtoms like tenderness on ur breast or sickness in morning as a regular time evening or morning or if u don't have any period missed still can have ectopic pregnancy i took levonelle 3 times in 3 months one after another one so is

First step: Before worrying about an ectopic you need to see if you are pregnant or not by checking a home pregnancy test. An ectopic pregnancy will still cause a positive home test. If the test is positive then schedule a visit with an Obgyn to verify that there is a normal pregnancy found. If the test is negative then you are not pregnant ...Read more

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Would you get your period with an ectopic pregnancy?

Ectopic pregnancy : One of the symptoms of ectopic pregnancy is vaginal bleeding but it is not related to menstruation. It is considered serious because it might be due to ruptured ectopic pregnancy. If you are experiencing bleeding with ectopic pregnancy you should definitely see your Gynecologist ...Read more

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Can you mistake a period for an ectopic pregnancy?

Can you mistake a period for an ectopic pregnancy?

Some commonality: Ectopic is a pregnancy so no period other signs of pregnancy occur- appetite, fullness, breast changes etc for the duration until identified and hopefully treated before rupture. If spontaneous termination can have bleeding and products like a miscarriage all about timing, location and making the diagnosis. ...Read more

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If your period starts, does that mean you don't have an ectopic pregnancy?

No: Vaginal bleeding is one of the common presenting complaints in patients with an ectopic pregnancy. Although this type of bleeding does not represent menstruation (a period) it is often not easy to distinguish from a period, particularly for women with irregular menses. For this reason, any bleeding that occurs early in pregnancy should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Dr. Gerard Honore
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Ectopic Pregnancy (Definition)

Ectopic pregnancy is an abnormal condition in which the pregnancy occurs ...Read more


Dr. Ira Katz
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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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