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How much blood should a woman loses during her menstrual cycle?

How much blood should a woman loses during her menstrual cycle?

Menstrual bleeding: Average menstrual bleeding is around 30-40 cc (ml.) abnormal heavy bleeding or menorrhagia is defined as greater than 80 cc (ml.). ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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How much blood does a woman lose during her menstrual cycle?

How much blood does a woman lose during her menstrual cycle?

2-3 ounces: Sometimes a little more, if you are worried it is too heavy your gyn can do a work up and there are many options ranging from bc pills, lysteda, endometrial ablation which I do on many of my patients , wear a balloon is palced in teh uterus for 8 minutes and it gets rid of the lining so no more periods if you are done with fertlity. ...Read more

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How much blood does the average woman lose during her menstrual cycle in a day?

How much blood does the average woman lose during her menstrual cycle in a day?

Avg blood loss: For a cycle is 35 ml, range 10-80 so it depends how many days your cycles are if you are worried it is too much see your gyn for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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How much blood does woman lose during menstrual cycle?

How much blood does woman lose during menstrual cycle?

Menstrual bleeding: Average menstrual bleeding is around 30-40 cc (ml.) abnormal heavy bleeding is defined as greater than 80 cc(ml.). ...Read more

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How much blood does an average woman lose during one menstrual cycle?

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How much blood does an average woman lose during one menstrual cycle?

30 ml: 30 ml. This is not much. If you pass clots during your period, you should know that you are losing much more blodd than average. ...Read more

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I'm curious: If a woman ovulates during her period when is she going to get her next menstruation?

I'm curious: If a woman ovulates during her period when is she going to get her next menstruation?

Impossible: a true menstration will always occur 2 weeks after an ovulation that does not undergo fertilization. It is not possible to release an egg when you are bleeding because in order to bleed you had to have released an egg previously and it takes too much time for another to develop. ...Read more

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During what days in a menstrual cycle does a woman look and feel her best?

I'm not sure there i: Ais day. Likely feels the best when not cramping and looks better when not in pain but there is no correlation to beauty and menstrual cycle, only relief of sx and feeling better when it's over. ...Read more

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How much blood does a pregnant woman have in her system?

How much blood does a pregnant woman have in her system?

6-8 liters: Blood volume increases progressively from 6-8 weeks gestation and reaches a maximum at approximately 32-34 weeks with little change thereafter. The increase in plasma volume (40-50%) is relatively greater than that of red cell mass (20-30%) resulting in hemodilution and a decrease in haemoglobin concentration. Approximately 300-500 cc is lost with vag delivery & up to 1000 cc for c-sections. ...Read more

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When does a girl ovulate? In comparison to her menstrual days.

~14 d before next cy: On average, a woman’s cycle normally is between 28-32 days, but some women may have shorter or longer ones. Ovulation can be calculated by starting with the day the last menstrual period (lmp) starts or by calculating 12-16 days from the next expected period. Most women ovulate anywhere between day 11 – day 21 of their cycle, counting from the first day of the lmp. ...Read more

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What's the lowest body fat a woman can have before she looses her menses?

What's the lowest body fat a woman can have before she looses her menses?

amenorrea: This will be different for each person. As you start losing weight at some point you will stop menstruating. This is common for patients with anorexia. ...Read more

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Can a woman ovulate during her period?

Can a woman ovulate during her period?

Possible: Depends on cycle length and how many days of bleeding with your period. ...Read more

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How can a women regulate her menstral cycle when its irregular?

How can a women regulate her menstral cycle when its irregular?

Not by yourself: It is not possible to regulate your period on your own if it is irregular but a MD visit can accomplish that task. ...Read more

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Why would a woman want to test hormone concentrations during her menstrual cycle? ...

Why would a woman want to test hormone concentrations during her menstrual cycle? ...

LIfe: I am not sure why you are asking us this question. I mean that in no way as a judgement. But, we do not know this women. Nor do I see that this testing request came from a physician. The simple and obvious answer is 'i do not know'. ...Read more

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What menstrual cycle changes can be expected, for a healthy woman in her 30's who has regular periods?

None: There are usually not any menstrual cycle changes in the 30's that relate to age alone. Other factors may affect your menstrual cycle at any age. These include stress, family history, medical history, etc. ...Read more

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Could a woman get pregnant the next day after her period ends if she has a 26-28 average menstrual cycle?

Could a woman get pregnant the next day after her period ends if she has a 26-28 average menstrual cycle?

Unlikely but...: Very unlikely unless you have a phenomenon called double ovulation and you are ovulating more frequently possibly when your period is over. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can a woman get pregnant anytime during her cycle or is it only possible during ovulation and her fertility days?

Can a woman get pregnant anytime during her cycle or is it only possible during ovulation and her fertility days?

Ovulation: A woman can only get pregnant around the time of ovulation. Sperm can live in the vagina for up to five days. Thus it's possible to have sex before you ovulate and to get pregnant from that encounter. Most women ovulate days nine through 14 of their cycle. However having said that, i tell patients there are no "safe" days. Some women cannot be late as early as d6 and some might ovulate day 19. ...Read more

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Can drinking too much cause a woman to miss her monthly period?

Can drinking too much cause a woman to miss her monthly period?

Let me help: Menstrual disorders (e.g., painful menstruation, heavy flow, premenstrual discomfort, and irregular or absent cycles) have been associated with chronic heavy drinking these disorders can have adverse effects on fertility ...Read more

Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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