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How much blood is considered implantation bleeding?

How much blood is considered implantation bleeding?

Implantation: Bleeding doesn't occur that often. When it does occur it can be a tiny bit of brown d/c, a pink swirl in white d/c. The amount of blood is very small. ...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 much is implantation bleeding how much blood is it?

How much is implantation bleeding how much blood is it?

Usually less than nl: Menstruation happens because the part of the ovary having released an egg stops releasing progesterone. Pregnancy stops menstruation because the placenta release HCG and other hormones which stabilize the uterus like progesterone. If the ovary stops early or the placenta starts late, implantation bleeding may occur, usually less than a normal period, more like staining. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing some brownish blood when wiping, on and off for the past three days could this be implantation bleeding and should I test?

I have been experiencing some brownish blood when wiping, on and off for the past three days could this be implantation bleeding and should I test?

Possibly: Many things can cause bleeding and spotting from pregnancy, hormonal irregularities, medical conditions, infection..... If you believe you could be pregnant, then do a pregnancy test. If negative then repeat in 1 week. If still having issues or in the meantime if you develop other symptoms see a doctor ...Read more

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If I'm going through "implantation bleeding", and had a blood test done the same day it started would the blood test be positive?

If I'm going through "implantation bleeding", and had a blood test done the same day it started would the blood test be positive?

Nature: There is no such thing as implantation bleeding. The landing of the microscopic sized fetus on the wall of the uterus is not traumatic and does not cause bleeding. Pregnancy tests are only positive after a fetus is big enough to have blood cells and chemicals that are high enough to be shared with the mother's body. That is at about fourteen days after conception. So, No. ...Read more

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This morning I wiped and had light pink blood. Still have 4 bc pills left. No more blood after that. Could it be implantation bleeding?

This morning I wiped and had light pink blood. Still have 4 bc pills left. No more blood after that. Could it be implantation bleeding?

BCP: As long as you are taking your bcp every day and if you forget take double the next day, your period will come on time. Bcp comes 21 or 28 days which is just vitamins on the last week. No implantation will occur if you follow your gyne 's instructions. ...Read more

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Is implantation bleeding dried blood?

Is implantation bleeding dried blood?

It doesn't usually: Occur but if it does - it usually isn't much more than a drop of blood. ...Read more

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I have extremely light watery blood flow its been on and off for 4 days is this implantation bleeding?

I have extremely light watery blood flow its been on and off for 4 days is this implantation bleeding?

No, likely breakthru: 'implantation bleeding' is subtle and unpredictable, if it can be interpreted at all. Internet gossip vastly over-emphasizes the idea of 'implantation bleeding.' implantation always happens 6-7 days after fertilization, so that's the only time you could see it. ...Read more

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Can you get implantation bleeding 19 days after conception? I had a small red speck of blood. Please help

Can you get implantation bleeding 19 days after conception? I had a small red speck of blood. Please help

Yes...: Implantation bleeding occurs 10 - 14 days after conception and is relatively common. It is thought to happen when the fertilized egg attaches to the lining of the uterus, usually around the time you would expect to have a menstrual period. Given the difficulty in knowing exactly when conception occurs, I would say that your day 19 is feasible, so yes. Not time to worry. Congratulations! ...Read more

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I had a string of pink blood the night before and now I have heavy bleeding. Can this be implantation bleeding?

I had a string of pink blood the night before and now I have heavy bleeding. Can this be implantation bleeding?

Breakthrough: It's probably breakthrough bleeding, can't say for sure 'why' over the internet. 'implantation bleeding' is all the rage online now, but it's way over-rated. It's not consistent and is usually not 'implantation' but breakthrough bleeding. ...Read more

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Everytime I pee there is blood - implantation bleeding?

Everytime I pee there is blood - implantation bleeding?

No: Implantation is the exception - not the expected. When it does occur it is a tiny amt of blood. There would not be enough blood to bleed every time you urinate. This may be break through bleeding. ...Read more

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Is implantation bleeding a couple spots of blood?

Is implantation bleeding a couple spots of blood?

Possible: Implantation bleeding is not really as common as the internet would have you believe. When it does happen it's usually 6-12 days after ovulation. A pregnancy test 14 days after unprotected intercourse is much more helpful. Implantation bleeding occurs exclusively in pregnant women. If your pregnancy test is negative then the bleeding was just irregular spotting. ...Read more

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How many cc of blood is normal for implantation bleeding?

Not that much.: Implantation bleeding is not the norm. When it does occur it is a tiny amount of blood. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding be characteried by dark red blood?

Can implantation bleeding be characteried by dark red blood?

Yes: The bleeding form implantation. Can vary from bright red to very dark brown or even black. The appearance of the blood is related to how quickly it comes out. Fresh blood is red, older blood gets progressively darker. ...Read more

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Next day after sex, brown blood implantation bleeding, is this normal?

No - implantation: Bleeding would not occur the day after sex. Brown blood is just older, deoxygenated blood. Not to worry. ...Read more

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Will a blood test on the same day as implantation bleeding starts show positive?

Will a blood test on the same day as implantation bleeding starts show positive?

Asked and Answered: No. That would be ABSOLUTELY IMPOSSIBLE. It is not how nature works. HCG testing cannot be positive until the fetus is past at least ten days old. Viable pregnancy stops vaginal bleeding. Bleeding never represents being pregnant. ...Read more

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Can I have blood clots during my implantation bleeding?

Women and Bleeding: Bleeding is a sign of not being pregnant. Implantation usually is fully asymptomatic. But some women see spots or a minimum of drops of blood. Not bleeding. ...Read more

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Could it be implantation bleeding if blood only shows up when I whipe and pee?

Could it be implantation bleeding if blood only shows up when I whipe and pee?

No: Atlhough implantation bleeding doesn't occur often, when it does it is usually a one time event with a miniscule amount of blood. ...Read more

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How long does implantation bleeding last? And is it dark brown? Or is that just old blood. I'm on depo shot

How long does implantation bleeding last? And is it dark brown? Or is that just old blood. I'm on depo shot

Bleeding on Depo: Implantation is actually rare and only occurs when you are pregnant. Since you are on Depoprovera it is much much more likely you are experiencing breakthrough bleeding -- a common and typical side effect. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. ...Read more

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Had IUI on 15/9/14. Periof not due until 30th but seeing blood when I wipe since 25th. Could this be implantation bleeding? Im.also taking cycloget

Had IUI on 15/9/14. Periof not due until 30th but seeing blood when I wipe since 25th. Could this be implantation bleeding? Im.also taking cycloget

Possible: Wait another week and check first AM urine with home pregnancy test. It could also be dysfunctional uterine bleeding which is common with hormonal shifts even with stress. Trying to conceive can be stressful which works against you. Easier said than done, but try to relax. Many couples conceive after adoption because the pressure is off. Follow up with your fertility specialist, too. Take care. ...Read more

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I am now 11dpo. At 9dpo I had some light spotting. The blood was very dark brown and only came out when I wiped. Could this be implantation bleeding?

I am now 11dpo. At 9dpo I had some light spotting. The blood was very dark brown and only came out when I wiped. Could this be implantation bleeding?

Bleeding common: Bleeding at any point after ovulation and during the first trimester of pregnancy is very non specific and does not really point to any diagnosis. Implantation technically occurs 6 days post ovulation. In our patients, 65% had bleeding early in pregnancy with a low miscarriage rate. We encourage patients not to worry about these intermittent bleeds. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it possible for implantation bleeding to last up to a week? I'm very confused. It started out with light spotting then the blood looked more fresh.

Probably not: Implantation bleeding is not likely a real phenomenon. When an embryo first implants it is microscopic. The actual implantation does not cause bleeding. Many of the hormones that rise during pregnancy can cause the lining of the uterus to bleed a bit. This bleeding should not last more than a day or two. If you think you are pregnant you should immediately see your doctor for blood test. ...Read more

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I recently had unprotected sex on dec.16 and after 2 or 3 days I noticed little bleeding on my underwear. I also noticed more amount of blood when I wiped the first time. Is this implantation bleeding?

Bleeding: It may just be bleeding from your cervix which can happen after sex. Sometime, bleeding can be due to an infection. Bleeding can also be normal in early pregnancy. Monitor your cycle and check a pregnancy test if you have any concerns. ...Read more

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I get blood clots in implantation bleeding. What's the fastest way to get rid of it?

? period: Implantation bleeding does happen but is relatively uncommon. It is even less common for it to be anything more than spotting. Could it be your period? ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding have blood clots?

Usually, NOT: Blood that clots, comes from the arteriole system and not the venous system more conducive to normal menses or implantation bleeding. If this persists, see a gyn md and get checked for anemia as well. (low blood level). ...Read more

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Can you implantation bleeding and blood clots?

Can you implantation bleeding and blood clots?

Doubtful: Implantation spotting is just that, a minimal amount of spotting. Passing clots and heavier bleeding is usually not implantation bleeding. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding have blood clots in it?

Can implantation bleeding have blood clots in it?

Not really: Politely, "implantation bleeding" is mostly an internet fad - 'real' implantation bleeding is sporadic and highly unpredictable, and doesn't happen at all in most cases. No, it's not like a period - bleeding that heavy is unlikely 'implantation, ' could be breakthrough or other reasons. ...Read more

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Can blood clots come out in implantation bleeding?

Not usually: Implantation if it does occur usually is minimal at the very best. Clots is not a good sign after fertilization. ...Read more

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Start to pee and blood comes out, implantation bleeding?

Start to pee and blood comes out, implantation bleeding?

Quite doubtful.: No bleeding with implantation is much more freuquent then bleeding with implantation. When bleeding does occur, the amount of blood is miniscule. ...Read more

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Can u pass small blood clots during implantation bleeding?

Can u pass small blood clots during implantation bleeding?

Yes: Yes, you can pass small blood clots from implantation bleeding. Usually this bleeding is quite light, but it can be heavy. It is best to get checked to make sure that the pregnancy is progressing normally. This can be done with serial HCG tests and ultrasounds. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can you have some blood clots during implantation bleeding?

Would not anticipate: That. Most women don't experience bleeding with implantation. When it does occur the amount of blood is miniscule. ...Read more

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Bright red blood, could it be implantation bleeding or uti?

Probably neither: If the blood is form the vagina, it's 100% not a uti. If it's bright red and heavy enough to notice it's 99% not implantation either. You would do better seeing a provider about this in person. ...Read more

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