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Implantation bleed: Implantation bleeding happens 6-7 days after ovulation. Ovulation for mos women happens between days 12-16 from the first day of the period, on average 14 days. Therefore implantation bleeding can occur sometime between day 18 at the earliest and 22 at the latest (days 19-20 for most women). Of course there are exceptions but this applies to most regularly menstruating women. ...Read more
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
I'd ignore it: Implantation bleeding' is subtle and unpredictable, if it can be interpreted at all. Internet buzz vastly over-emphasizes the idea of 'implantation bleeding' and how useful a predictor it is. If it did happen it absolutely could not be before 7 dpo. ...Read more
Yes: Three to seven days post conception is the prime time to have implantation bleeding. Some bleeding will occur in about 25% of pregnancies, including normal pregnancies. If you develop severe pain or a marked increase in bleeding, call your OB. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Not usually: Implantation bleeding, if and when it happens at all, is not usually heavy. I'd look for another cause. ...Read more
Can be: It is usually light. This could be due to implantation if you are in fact pregnant. ...Read more
I'd ignore it: 'implantation bleeding' is subtle and unpredictable, if it can be interpreted at all. Internet gossip over-emphasizes the idea of 'implantation bleeding.' Implantation begins 6-7 days after fertilization, so that's the only time you would see it. Non-medical people sometimes refer to any early pregnancy bleeding as implantation bleeding, but this is not a defined medical term. ...Read more
I noted the date I had implantation bleeding. Is there an accurate way to work out due date from this?
Not Really: Implantation bleeding is thought to occur around 7 to 10 days after conception. Few women have implantation bleeding. The bleeding is very minimal most of the times. It may be a few days after implantation occurs that you may see the bleeding. So, the data to calculate due date from implantation bleeding is not accurate. ...Read more
I stop bleeding. Idk if it was implantation bleeding or something but now im having brown spottings again?
Vaginal bleed.: If you have persistent or recurrent vaginal bleeding you should communicate with your treating physician soon. In meantime have serious rest. Your question seems to be incomplete, we do not know your history. ...Read more
Can implantation bleeding occur at 11 dpo. I think this may have happened to me as I am very regular and have never spotted?
Spotting is OK: Occasional mid-cycleirr spotting is not necessarily representative of any problem at all. I would not place much weight on the possibility of implantation bleeding and this representing conception. Persistent or heavy mid-cycle bleeding needs to be evaluated. ...Read more
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
I think I might be experiencing implantation bleeding/spotting. It just started yesterday. How long should I wait to take a test?
Soon: You can take a pregnancy test when your period is due. By then it will certainly be positive if you have conceived. ...Read more
Its normal or implantation bleeding? Today my bleeding start but not much last month. I cant tell about colour. Its juz red or dark red? Its normal?
I have read in several forums women experimenting implantation bleeding for 2 to 6 days. However noticed that docs here are saying only 2 days?
Only lasts 1-2 days: Actually, implantation bleeding is nothing else than a scanty bloody discharge of pinkish or brownish color. It occurs not in every woman and lasts normally just for a couple of hrs. Nevertheless, in rare cases implantation discharge may continue for 1-2 days which is the major reason why it’s often taken for the beginning of the regular period. A preg test will be pos. 2 weeks after if successful ...Read more
I'm bleeding lighter than usual on & off for 2 days. Could this be implantation bleeding? But at times the bleeding increases then decreases again.
Spotting: If you think you may be pregnant I would suggest a pregnancy test. If not pregnant than just a normal change for your usual period. ...Read more
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
I stopped bc on 9/5 (skipped last 8 pills). On 9/12 I had very light bleeding (dark brown/a little red) for 2.5 days. Is this implantation bleeding?
I just started a light bleeding it is not red it is very brown it has been only a day. Can this be implantation bleeding? And how long does it last?
Probably old blood: Left over from the previous period. Implantation bleeding is unusual and it is very minimal. ...Read more
I bled (dark brown) on day 19 of my cycle for around 3 days, is there a possibility it could of been implantation bleeding? If so how early can I test
Implantation: 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
Could implantation bleeding happen a month after sex? I'm bleeding brown very very light, took a pragnecy test and it came out negative is it accurate?
Pregnancy tests: Pregnancy home tests are very accurate, but they do not turn positive until more than 12 +days after becoming pregnant. Advise repeat pregnancy test as necessary. ...Read more
Implantation bleeding tuesday I had light pink bleeding but it didn't last that long and my cycle wasn't suppose to start til the 18th. The 18th came and no bleeding. I started my cycle I think but that tuesday would have been the 6-12 days. So I'm wonder
Implantation: Yes most do not bleedGet a more detailed answer ›