Top
20
Doctor insights on: Difference Between Ovulation And Implantation Bleeding

Share
1

1
How can I tell the difference between ovulation bleeding and implantation bleeding? I've had scanty light pink bleeding for 1-2 days.

How can I tell the difference between ovulation bleeding and implantation bleeding? I've had scanty light pink bleeding for 1-2 days.

You can't: Once you are bleeding, its hard to know. Even your doctor would have difficulty telling the difference without doing daily ultrasounds starting before you started bleeding and drawing blood Some bleeding like this isn't ovulation or implantation bleeding. It could be something else. The best thing to do is wait and see if you miss your period and then do a pregnancy test. Best wishes ...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


2

2
I have a September 3rd due. Lmp November 27. Implantation bleeding Dec 23rd. Since my implantation date is later could I have ovulated days later.

I have a September 3rd due. Lmp November 27. Implantation bleeding Dec 23rd. Since my implantation date is later could I have ovulated days later.

May be: Implantation bleeding would normally occur about a week after ovulation, so your due date is likely correct. Please note that normal delivery may occur anytime 2 weeks before or 2 weeks after the calculated due date. I trust that you are under the care of a doctor. Wish you good health and a healthy baby! ...Read more

3

3
Is it possible for you to have implantation bleeding 2days after sex if you ovulated?

Is it possible for you to have implantation bleeding 2days after sex if you ovulated?

No: It takes about 1 wk after ovulation for an embryo to make its way to the uterus and start to implant. Bleeding two days after intercourse would be more likely related to cervical or vaginal issues including infection, or others. ...Read more

4

4
I have a 38-42d cycle i ovulated on day 33 of my cycle and had brown light spotting the week after for 6 days. Implantation bleeding?

I have a 38-42d cycle i ovulated on day 33 of my cycle and had brown light spotting the week after for 6 days. Implantation bleeding?

Possibly implantatio: That is certainly possible. Check a home pregnancy test 2 weeks after ovulation. If positive or you don't get a regular period, see your physician for evaluation. In the meantime, live like you are pregnant with vitamins and healthy food. Avoid alcohol tobacco and recreational drugs!! ...Read more

6

6
I am lightly spotting 3 days after unprotected sex + the day I was supposed to ovulate. Is this too soon for implantation bleeding?

I am lightly spotting 3 days after unprotected sex + the day I was supposed to ovulate. Is this too soon for implantation bleeding?

Yes: Implantation bleeding can occur about 10 to 14 days after conception. You are too early for that. But you could have spotting just as a result of ovulation and that would be normal. ...Read more

9

9
What's the difference between implantation bleeding & implantation spotting? How long does it last? I been having light bleeding.

What's the difference between implantation bleeding & implantation spotting? How long does it last? I been having light bleeding.

No difference: Its just two different ways of saying the same thing. How long it lasts is different for everyone. Bleeding in early pregnancy should be evaluated by a doctor--especially if you have cramping or pain. There are many things that can cause it besides implantation and some of them are serious. So don't assume that it is just implantation bleeding. Best wishes! ...Read more

10

10
Difference between post-coital bleeding and implantation bleeding?

Difference between post-coital bleeding and implantation bleeding?

Different causes: Post-coital bleeding means bleeding after having sex. Sometimes it is caused by an irritated cervix (the bottom part of the uterus), but sometimes it can be caused by cervical cancer! implantation bleeding or spotting is said to occur when a fertilized egg implants in the wall of the uterus. Check with your doctor about your own situation. ...Read more

11

11
Please tell me the difference between stress and implantation bleeding?

Please tell me the difference between stress and implantation bleeding?

?: Implantation bleeding is more of an internet phenomenon than an actual real event. Although it can occur in is not very common. Women have no signs of implantation when it happens. ...Read more

13

13
Difference between implantation bleeding and withdrawal bleeding.

Pregnancy : Implantation bleeding exclusively occurs if you are pregnant. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. This is how you tell the difference. ...Read more

14

14
What is the difference between heavy bleeding and implantation bleeding?

What is the difference between heavy bleeding and implantation bleeding?

Implantation bleed: Implantation bleeding is much more common on the internet than in real life. It occurs rarely and exclusively in someone who is pregnant. The only way to know if someone had implantation bleeding or just irregular menstrual bleeding is to wait and see if you are pregnant. If your test is positive then this was implantation bleeding. If it is negative then it is just irregular menstrual bleeding. ...Read more

16

16
Difference between light vaginal bleeding after sex or implantation bleeding?

Difference between light vaginal bleeding after sex or implantation bleeding?

Hard to guess: A positive pregnancy test then tells a woman that prior spotting was actually implantation spotting. It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after an odd spotty period. ...Read more

17

17
How can one tell the difference between implantation bleeding and a 1st-trimester miscarriage?

How can one tell the difference between implantation bleeding and a 1st-trimester miscarriage?

Indistinguishable.: Going forward, these two possibilities are indistinguishable. Follow-up with serial pregnancy tests, or beta HCG determination in your blood will be the only way to tell if you are carrying a growing pregnancy. Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily - best of luck. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
19

19
Ovulation bleeding or implantation bleeding, how to know the difference?

Ovulation bleeding or implantation bleeding, how to know the difference?

Timing: Ovulation bleeding occurs occurs at midcycle 2 weeks before the next period. Implantation bleeding occurs a week before the period. Both of these types of bleeding are uncommon. ...Read more

20

20
Virgin bleeding or implantation bleeding. How can I tell the difference?

Virgin bleeding or implantation bleeding. How can I tell the difference?

Virgin bleeding: Bleeding from damage to the himen happens during and immediately after sex. Implantation bleeding happens 6-7 days after ovulation. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Chenette
1,816 doctors shared insights

Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


Dr. Alan Patterson
2,219 doctors shared insights

Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding = ...Read more