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Doctor insights on: Is Implantation Bleeding Always A Definite Sign Of Pregnancy

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Implantation bleeding on aug31 took pregnacy test sep13 positivw took another test 2 days later. How far along am I and when did I concieve?

Implantation bleeding on aug31 took pregnacy test sep13 positivw took another test 2 days later. How far along am I and when did I concieve?

LMP?: Fertilization, if successful, usually occurs about 2 weeks after the the last menstrual period. Implantation occurs usually 24-72 hrs after ovulation and fertilization. My best guess on date of conception is 1-3 days before Aug 31st as the lucky date. Using a gestational wheel and plugging in the right dates will give you the predicted due date as well, since you will want to know that also.

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Lmp (had for 3 days)-1st oct'12. In u/s on 12th nov. Gestation sac was 6 weeks and on 24th nov. I was 7.5 weeks. Can it b implantation bleeding?

Lmp (had for 3 days)-1st oct'12. In u/s on 12th nov. Gestation sac was 6 weeks and on 24th nov. I was 7.5 weeks. Can it b implantation bleeding?

Very confusing: Not sure what you are saying but if you are having bleeding at 7.5 weeks gestation then that is not all consistent with implantation bleeding. Bleeding during a confirmed pregnancy should be evaluated by your doctor.

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Does implantation bleeding occur every month of preganancy?

Does implantation bleeding occur every month of preganancy?

No: Most often there isn't bleeding with implantation. When it does occur it is a tiny amount of blood (drop or drops) that only occurs with implantation (once).

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My home pregancy test result showed positive. But im facing implantation bleeding from 7 days. Is it normal. I'm confused.

My home pregancy test result showed positive. But im facing implantation bleeding from 7 days. Is it normal. I'm confused.

Can happen: Bleeding in early pregnancy can happen. While typically considered an ominous sign, women may experience menstrual periods and still carry a viable pregnancy. Two quantitative serum pregnancy test two days apart will tell, whether the pregnancy hormone concentration rises appropriately (doubles) or not.

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Had intercourse on Jan 2, Two Weeks Late, Experiencing Early Signs Of Pregnancy So Is Boyfriend. Experienced implantation bleeding already. Pregnant?

Had intercourse on Jan 2, Two Weeks Late, Experiencing Early Signs Of Pregnancy So Is Boyfriend. Experienced implantation bleeding already. Pregnant?

Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor's office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection.

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I only had one drop of implantation bleeding last pregnancy. I had two days of pink and brown spotting 4 days positive opk. Sign of twins? Or?

I only had one drop of implantation bleeding last pregnancy. I had two days of pink and brown spotting 4 days positive opk. Sign of twins? Or?

Unclear: If I understand what you are saying you had some irregular spotting after an ovulation kit tested positive. The only way to know if this is implantation bleeding is to wait and see if you are pregnant by taking a pregnancy test if you miss your cycle. If negative then this is just irregular spotting. None of these symptoms suggest twins.

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I had sex 5 days ago, can implantation bleeding happen this early showing signs?

I had sex 5 days ago, can implantation bleeding happen this early showing signs?

This is probably: A bit early for implantation to occur. Most often bleeding does not occur with implantation. When bleeding does occur the amount is very small.

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What are implantation signs? And do all women go through implantation bleeding?

What are implantation signs? And do all women go through implantation bleeding?

Back to high school: Implantation is asymptomatic. Period. You don't feel it. The fetus is smaller than a speck if dust at this point and does not cause trauma. There is no such thing as implantation bleeding. Myth.

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Is implantation bleeding a good sign?

Is implantation bleeding a good sign?

Likely breakthrough: It's almost never implantation bleeding, that is largely an internet myth. If - a big if - you actually get implantation bleed it would be about 6-7 days after ovulation, or about a week before your expected period. Good luck!

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Hi, I had 2 days of light bleeding and today quite heavy, could it be a sign of implantation bleeding?

Hi, I had 2 days of light bleeding and today quite heavy, could it be a sign of implantation bleeding?

It is possible: It is possible but implantation bleeding is usually not heavy. If you think you may be pregnant please take a pregnancy test. They are most accurate 3 weeks after sexual activity or one week after a missed period. If you are having unprotected sex then please take a prenatal vitamin with folate (folic acid) daily to prevent birth defects.

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What are the signs and symptoms of implantation bleeding?

What are the signs and symptoms of implantation bleeding?

Most often: There is no bleeding with implantation. You don't feel it implant. When there is bleeding it is usually a miniscule amount. May be a pink swirl in white discharge or a small tint of orangish brown.

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How long does it take after noticing implantation bleeding to start experiencing preg. Signs like morning sickness and soar breasts?

Varies: Some women will experience those symptoms within days of implantation - for others it may be a few weeks, and some women never have those symptoms.

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My cycle came four days early and lasted for seven days but it never heavy, is that a sign of implantation bleeding?

My cycle came four days early and lasted for seven days but it never heavy, is that a sign of implantation bleeding?

Test might tell: Implantation bleeding occurs when the early conceptus burrows into the wall of the uterus. It is typically light, but it might be like you described. Having a pregnancy test at the time of the expected period or later would be one way to know if there is a pregnancy, .

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Is now the 12th day since we had unprotected sex during her first day of menses, no signs of symptoms, no implantation bleeding. Can she get preg?

Pregnancy unlikely: Having unprotected intercourse on day one of menstrual period is very unlikely to produce pregnancy, however it is not impossible if the bleeding was not because of a normal cycle. To prevent pregnancy and to protect against std's, it is always best to use protection.

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What to expect after implantation bleeding? Should I begin experiencing pregnancy symptoms?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period.

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How accurate are the 10miu pregnancy strips? How long after implantation bleeding should I test?

10 mIu Pregnancy Kit: Purportedly 99% accurate if the directions are followed properly and the kit is stored under optimal conditions, they can detect HCG levels one day after the first missed period - so the test should, ideally, be positive about 10 days after the implantation bleeding.

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If I had implantation bleeding from the 26th to the 28th of march, can I test positive for pregnancy today?

If I had implantation bleeding from the 26th to the 28th of march, can I test positive for pregnancy today?

Ok, but wait 3 days: Today's home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly done urine test will give a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (or when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon.

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Can you have implantation bleeding if this is would make pregnancy number 4? Will I notice it or can I still have implantation bleeding?

Can you have implantation bleeding if this is would make pregnancy number 4? Will I notice it or can I still have implantation bleeding?

Implantation bleed: 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.

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