Top
20
Doctor insights on: Is It Normal To Bleed When Your Pregnant During The First Trimester

Share

Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


2

2
Is it normal to have any bleeding during the first trimester?

Is it normal to have any bleeding during the first trimester?

No, but it is common: First, it is reassuring to know that many women with bleeding in the first trimester go on to have healthy babies. Second, it is important to tell an OB provider so that testing or imaging can be done. Third, it is a fact that many women with bleeding early in pregnancy bleed again during the pregnancy and occasionally deliver early. Women should keep their OB providers informed of all bleeding. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
Is it normal for my girlfriend to bleed after sex during her first trimester, she is 7 weeks. Would this cause any sort of problem for her or the baby?

Is it normal for my girlfriend to bleed after sex during her first trimester, she is 7 weeks. Would this cause any sort of problem for her or the baby?

Bleeding: Bleeding can certainly happen and doesn't necessarily mean anything is wrong with the baby. Spotting can be typical but shouldn't be as much as a period. If large amounts of blood, bleeding often, or cramping, get evaluated now. Would discuss with OB to see if she needs to get checked sooner ...Read more

4

4
Who can treat bleeding during the first trimester of pregnancy?

Who can treat bleeding during the first trimester of pregnancy?

YOUR OB DOC: Sholdl examine u and determine what is going on, and do an ultrasound or 2 if nece. Often times , there is no treatment other than rest and no intyrcourse, unless you end up having a miscarr. ...Read more

5

5
is it normal to bleed in your first trimester? 1x qrter size blood stain followed by brown spots. 9wks 2days ago healthy HB. I just want my baby

is it normal to  bleed in your first trimester?  1x qrter  size blood stain followed  by brown spots. 9wks 2days ago healthy HB. I just want my baby

Early Pregnancy: What you are experiencing is quite common in early pregnancy. As long as you are not having bleeding like a period, or cramping, you should be fine. And, it is reassuring that there is a healthy HB. This is not unusual, however, if things change, see your OB right away. Congratulations! ...Read more

6

6
Sex during bleeding in pregnancy of 1st trimester normal?

Sex during bleeding in pregnancy of 1st trimester normal?

No, bleeding when: You have sex in the first trimester of pregnancy is not normal. Please see your doctor promptly and hold off on sex until medically cleared. ...Read more

7

7
Who can check out bleeding during first trimester of pregnancy?

Who can check out bleeding during first trimester of pregnancy?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these have to be evaluated in real-time by your physician. He/she has access to your examination, laboratrory data and many other diagnostic tests to get to the bottom of what's going on and offer you help. ...Read more

8

8
Can it be normal bleeding about once or twice the first trimester of pregnancy?

Can it be normal bleeding about once or twice the first trimester of pregnancy?

Being Pregnant: Bleeding is not normal in pregnancy. Any bleeding can represent very serious complications. You should always be in contact with your OB if you are pregnant and bleeding. ...Read more

9

9
I m 8weeks pregnant and bleeding is this normal for the first trimester i had 3 miscarriages in the past?

Needs evaluation : Bleeding in the first trimester is very common occurring in almost 50% of pregnancies but it is not normal. You need a sonogram to confirm there is a live pregnancy located inside the uterus. This is the next step. ...Read more

10

10
Who can evaluate bleeding during pregnancy in first trimester?

Who can evaluate bleeding during pregnancy in first trimester?

A board certified: Obgyn is the best person cause that doc can do a workup and whatever treatment u need , i rec a doc , not a midwife to evaluate this as u need bhcg, prog level , a good exan and an accuarate ultrasound. ...Read more

11

11
Bleeding during first trimester slightly irregular gestational sac 17mm fluid collection beside gestational sac free fluid in cervix baby hr 167?

Bleeding during first trimester slightly irregular gestational sac 17mm fluid collection beside gestational sac free fluid in cervix baby hr 167?

Threaten miscarriage: You need to wait it out and have another ultrasound in a few days. This is a threatened miscarriage. The fht is good. ...Read more

12

12
Can you have decidual bleeding at 6 months pregnant? I heard it is more common in the first trimester. Can you have it every month during pregnancy?

Not normal: Yes, it is common to have a small amount of bleeding during the first trimester. If you are experiencing bleeding later in the pregnancy, this should prompt evaluation by your OB provider. This evaluation should include an ultrasound determination of placental location and cervical length. ...Read more

13

13
How much bleeding is normal in the first trimester of pregnancy on normal period dates?

Normally none: Normally there is no bleeding in the first trimester. Some bleeding, though, does always mean a bad thing. if you are having some bleeding, your OB might want to check some hormone levels or do an ultrasound, so you should call. ...Read more

15

15
Is there a certain consistency to first trimester bleeding?

Is there a certain consistency to first trimester bleeding?

No: Bleeding although not uncommon in pregnancy should not occur. Any bleeding in your pregnancy should be evaluated by your physician. There is no normal bleeding or consistency. Many women that bleed during pregnancy go on to carry their pregnancy to term, but others don't. So if you are pregnant and bleeding go see your ob. ...Read more

16

16
Could first trimester spotting from low placenta cause long term bleeding?

Could first trimester spotting from low placenta cause long term bleeding?

During the pregnancy: A placenta that partially (or totally) covers the cervix is common very early in a pregnancy. If the placenta continues to cover the cervix throughout the pregnancy this can be associated with bleeding for the duration of the pregnancy. This will not cause long term bleeding after the pregnancy. ...Read more

17

17
Is bleeding common in the first trimester and why?

Is bleeding common in the first trimester and why?

Pregnancy bleeding: The answer is yes, bleeding during pregnancy is quite common, occurring in about 33% of all pregnancies. Most of the time it is just light, irregular spotting which carries no significant risk to the pregnancy, but in about 5% of cases it represents a miscarriage. The heavier the bleeding and the more pain there is tends to indicate a higher risk for miscarriage. ...Read more

18

18
Im in my first trimester and i ate spicy food and im bleeding now why?

Bleeding -pregnant: Any bleeding during a pregnancy should be reported to your doctor. You may need an examination to keep you safe. ...Read more

19

19
I'm in my first trimester and have been bleeding lightly for three days i had a miscarrage last year

Contact OB: Please let your OB know this is happening. This can be normal but it can also represent trouble for the pregnancy. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Alan Patterson
2,219 doctors shared insights

Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding = ...Read more