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How long does implantation bleeding last?

How long does implantation bleeding last?

Generally short: Generally implantation bleeding lasts for around 24 hours or less; although, I have had patients that can bleed for much longer. This can mean a number of things from the possibility of losing a twin pregnancy, to a small blood vessel breaking, to a friable cervix and/or even the possibility of an early miscarriage. If it continues, consult your ob/gyn. Good luck. ...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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How long does implantation bleeding last?

How long does implantation bleeding last?

Very short: Implantation happens about 6 days after conception. In one study about 9% of women have 1 day of bleeding in the first 8 weeks of pregnancy. Just to be confusing, this tends to happen around the time you would have had a period. Some call this implantation bleeding. Remember, though, it is not very common. Only 9% or so. If you are having longer bleeding in early pregnancy, see your Ob. ...Read more

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How long does implantation bleeding last. I don't know if thats what i have, but it only happened twice last night and now it's gone i believe.

How long does implantation bleeding last. I don't know if thats what i have, but it only happened twice last night and now it's gone i believe.

Threated miscarriage: Not all patient have implantation bleeding. It usually just a small amount of bleeding, nothing heavy . I assume you are pregnant. If you are, please see your obgyn because bleeding during pregnancy its never good. ...Read more

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How long does implantation bleeding last? How heavy is it supposed to be. What other symptoms do you have when this happens?

Internet Myths: A fetus, implanting on the wall of the uterus is the size of a speck of dust or smaller. It does not cause any symptoms and does not cause 'bleeding'. Rarely some women do see a speck of blood during this period of minutes or hours of implantation, but, in general early pregnancy is symptom free and without 'bleeding'. Pregnancy stops vaginal bleeding. ...Read more

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How long does implantation bleeding last and when does it come?

How long does implantation bleeding last and when does it come?

It mostly doesn't: Implantation bleeding is sporadic and unpredicatble, doesn't happen at all in most cases. ...Read more

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How long does implantation bleeding last and symptoms associated with it?

How long does implantation bleeding last and symptoms associated with it?

Variable: Most women so not experience implantation bleeding. When it happens, it can be highly variable. ...Read more

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Hi just wondering how long does implantation bleeding last for and can it be heavy and bright red thanks ?

Hi just wondering how long does implantation bleeding last for and can it be heavy and bright red thanks ?

One assumes one has: Implantation bleeding if there is an intact pregnancy despite bleeding.A sonogram may show an area chorionic bleeding.how long that will go on is not something one can determine. ...Read more

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How long does implantation bleeding last? Can it stop & start back? Can it at times be red and only on toilet paper? How long after can I take a test

How long does implantation bleeding last? Can it stop & start back? Can it at times be red and only on toilet paper? How long after can I take a test

Test 3 wk after sex: Only a positive pregnancy test can tell 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 a "weird" period. ...Read more

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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more