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Can you lose a pregnancy during a period?

Pregnancy loss: I am not sure I exactly understand your question. It certainly isn't uncommon for someone to be pregnant briefly and have a period (which means they aren't pregnant any more).

Dr. Chad Levitt
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How could someone get periods during pregnancy?

How could someone get periods during pregnancy?

No: A woman may have some bleeding when pregnant but it would not be due to her period.

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Is it for a period to continue during pregnancy?

No: Although a woman could experience some bleeding during pregnancy, it would not be due to her period.

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How often can women get a period during pregnancy?

How often can women get a period during pregnancy?

Never: A woman could experience some bleeding during pregnancy but it would not be due to her period.

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Is it common to have periods during early pregnancy?

Is it common to have periods during early pregnancy?

Light spotting may: Occur during implantation of the fertilized egg due to irritation of the endometrial lining with small rupture of blood vessels

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Is it possible to have period during early pregnancy?

NO: Although a woman may experience bleeding during pregnancy - it would not be due to her period.

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Are periods during the first couple months of pregnancy irregular?

No periods: A woman should not have periods during the time that she is pregnant. However, she could have some bleeding.

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Some people believe a period can happen during pregnancy. Why is that?

Some people believe a period can happen during pregnancy. Why is that?

It is likely because: Sometimes a woman may experience bleeding while pregnant. They may not realize that a period is not the only reason that a woman might bleed.

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Can we have periods during pregnancy? If we have periods will be like a normal cycle?

Can we have periods during pregnancy? If we have periods will be like a normal cycle?

Bleeding in preg: Bleeding in pregnancy is very common but is not normal. It should be promptly evaluated by your doctor. You need to confirm that you have a normal pregnancy located inside the uterus. People may bleed during pregnancy but this does not mean you are having a period.

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Can I have a period during pregnancy?

Can I have a period during pregnancy?

No: There are many different causes of bleeding during pregnancy such as threatened miscarriage, partial separation of the placenta and even infection or inflammation of the cervix. This may mimic a menses but is not considered a period. If you have bleeding during pregnancy you should contact your md.

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What kind of fruits should I eat during pregnancy period?

What kind of fruits should I eat during pregnancy period?

Low sugar fruits: And nothing strange or that you have not eaten in the past as pregnancy is not the time to experiment.

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Can you get your period during pregnancy?

Can you get your period during pregnancy?

Yes and NO: A normal period completely flushes the contents of the uterus and would end the pregnancy. But you can have heavy spotting which may be very similar to a light period during the first couple months of the pregnancy.

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Can a female get her period again during pregnancy?

Can a female get her period again during pregnancy?

No: Periods do not occur during a woman's pregnancy. Sometimes there can be bleeding during pregnancy but it is not a period.

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Is it possible to get your regular period during pregnancy?

No: Although a woman might experiencing bleeding during pregnancy, she does not have her period.

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Is it possible to be having a heavy period during pregnancy?

Is it possible to be having a heavy period during pregnancy?

Consider 4 a minute: A new fetus is so small that is is smaller than a speck of dust. If it is trying to live on the wall or lining of the uterus and then the blood from the uterus all bleeds off into the vagina. Do you think this microscopic fetus can still be there? In the uterus? No. That is not how nature works. Viable pregnancy stops vaginal bleeding. If you are having a period you are not pregnant.

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How common is it to have your regular period during pregnancy?

How common is it to have your regular period during pregnancy?

No: There are many different causes of bleeding during pregnancy such as threatened miscarriage, partial separation of the placenta and even infection or inflammation of the cervix. This may mimic a menses but is not considered a period. If you have bleeding during pregnancy you should contact your md.