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Fet on the 07/03/13, bt on 20/03 hCG was 47, the 25/03 was 336, the 30/03 was 630 ui/l. Spotting on the 22/03, from brown to red. Us 30/03, nothing?

Fet on the 07/03/13, bt on 20/03 hCG was 47, the 25/03 was 336, the 30/03 was 630 ui/l. Spotting on the 22/03, from brown to red. Us 30/03, nothing?

Abnormal pregnancy: The clinical picture shows that the pregnancy is most likely abnormal. If nothing is seen on ultrasound and the beta HCG levels are decreasing then the diagnosis would be biochemical pregnancy. ...Read more

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Spotting (Definition)

Spotting (vaginal spotting) is a symptom in which a woman has light bleeding from the vagina between menstrual cycles. Spotting is usually very light and may be just a ...Read more


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My HCGquantification 223IU/L.-6weeks, .spotting once, dull right pelvic pain. Transvaginal scan-a fibroid 4.9cm, right adnex cyst10mm, no baby sac okay?

My HCGquantification 223IU/L.-6weeks, .spotting once, dull right pelvic pain. Transvaginal scan-a fibroid 4.9cm, right adnex cyst10mm, no baby sac okay?

Early Pregnancy: At 233 hcg level, it is impossible to see an intrauterine pregnancy. So check your hcg again in 48 hrs and if it doubles, it is a good sign. If not you may have an ectopic Pregnacy. Take Tylenol (acetaminophen) for the pain if the level is 5/10? or more. I recommend you go see an Obgyn soon as well ...Read more

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I am fiftyone, l am anemia and l spot often, how can l stop the spotting?

I am fiftyone, l am anemia and l spot often, how can l stop the spotting?

Stop bleeding: Anemia is not a normal clinical situation. It means for the most part that there is an active source of bleeding which must be stopped. Vaginal bleeding needs to r.o. endometrial thickening or Ca. Rectal bleeding is from tumor of distal bowel when spotting bright red or stomach when black. Work up requires defining site of bleeding and then characterizing lesion with bx to choose treatmen. ...Read more

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Lmp is 18_12_2014 and bhcg is 28 yestarday (21/1/2015) today I have browen spotting and red spotting l have history of abortion in 11th week?

Lmp is 18_12_2014 and bhcg is 28 yestarday (21/1/2015) today I have browen spotting and red spotting l have history of abortion in 11th week?

Too early at this pt: It is not uncommon to have spotting in early pregnancy and if this is the start of a miscarriage then there may not be anything that you can do but wait and follow up with your doctor. Be patient and hopeful. Your previous miscarriage might not have any bearing on the outcome of this pregnancy ...Read more

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I am on minastrin 24 fe. I have been for about a year. I had my normal period from Wednesday to Sunday. Today which is Tuesday night I have spotting l?

I am on minastrin 24 fe. I have been for about a year. I had my normal period from Wednesday to Sunday. Today which is Tuesday night I have spotting l?

Your hormones are in: .. flux for some reason, so hang on for the ride. Irregular periods and spotting could mean you may have some hormonal imbalance that could be affected by many different factors, not the least of which could be your implanon. They are supposed to last for 3 years continuously -- but sometimes that doesn't happen. Talk to your GYN about your irregularity and check a preg test while you are at it ...Read more

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Have had a mirena (levonorgestrel) coil for 3 months and have now got constant spotting. L have no pain. This is my 2nd coil and my periods stopped straightaway then?

Have had a mirena (levonorgestrel) coil for 3 months and have now got constant spotting. L have no pain. This is my 2nd coil and my periods stopped straightaway then?

Get An Exam!: There are many possible side effects with Mirena (levonorgestrel) coil including bleeding and spotting between periods, heavier bleeding during the first few weeks after device insertion, and missed periods (amenorrhea). You should have an exam by a gynecologist as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Take mononessa &missed 2 pills a wk from yesterday &made them up but had unprotected sex 2 nite ago & today had brown spotting w/L abdomen pain. Help!

Take mononessa &missed 2 pills a wk from yesterday &made them up but had unprotected sex 2 nite ago & today had brown spotting w/L abdomen pain. Help!

Check 4 pregnancy: If you miss more then one pill per cycle pack you are at risk of pregnancy, so start check for that. The spotting could be implantation bleeding. Irregular pill use will also cause irregular bleeding and sometimes cramping. ...Read more

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What is spotting?

What is spotting?

Bleeding: Spotting is usually light menstrual bleed that occurs at a time other than your normal period. It can be due to pregnancy, hormonal variations and changes, occasionally stress, etc. ...Read more

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What is spotting?

What is spotting?

Menstral blood: Small quantities vaginal bleeding.

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What can cause spotting?

What can cause spotting?

See your doctor: These symptoms can't be solved in this forum. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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How heavy can spotting get?

Spotting: The delicate hormonal balance and cyclical changes your body undergoes during your cycle can cause marked differences in the amount of "spotting" you can experience during your cycle. However, "heavy" bleeding should always be reported to your gynecologist in casese it signified the onset of something else, such as a uterine or cervical polyp, underlying your situation. ...Read more

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How long does spotting last?

A few days: Generally, most menstrual cycles are 5-7 days in length. The first 3-5 of these will involve moderate to heavy flow of menstrual blood. The last 2-3 days will be more what many ladies will consider spotting. Spotting that occurs outside the cycle or ever during pregnancy can be from serious issues ANS should be brought to the attention of your doctor. ...Read more

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What does spotting look like?

Pink or red tinges: "spotting" usually refers to mild or moderate vaginal bleeding that is either before, during, or after menses. Most women who say that they have spotting would be seeing tinges, streaks or spots of pink or red on underwear or liners. It can be normal but it can also be a sign of hormonal imbalance. If it is during a state of pregnancy it must be immediately evaluated even though it might be normal. ...Read more

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What can I do if I am spotting?

Call your OB doctor: Spotting (staining or bleeding) can mean different things depending on when in pregnancy it occurs. Early in pregnancy utering bleeding suggests a threatened abortion (medical term for miscarriage). Bleeding later can be caused by a placenta previa or abruption, both of which can threaten the life of mom and baby. Bleeding can also be from other sources. A woman must see an experienced OB to know. ...Read more

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How do I know if I am spotting?

How do I know if I am spotting?

You will see blood: If you begin spotting you will see blood on your panties. Depending on what trimester you are in, spotting can mean many different things. Contact your provider for evaluation if spotting occurs. ...Read more

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Why is I'm spotting again today?

Why is I'm spotting again today?

Spotting: Spotting can be for many reasons. Pregnancy is one, but infection, hormonal, psycho social, or mechanical (poly, fibroid). An episode of spotting is usually not concerning, but if this is a recurrent or worsening thing you should notify your provider. ...Read more

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Why do I have spotting frequently?

Need more info: If you are pregnant then spotting needs to be evaluated immediately. If you are not pregnant then you will need to be evaluated for infections, polyps, fibroids, hormonal imbalances etc. Many have spotting from various birth control methods. There are many things that can cause this. ...Read more

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When does spotting occur in a cycle?

When does spotting occur in a cycle?

Anytime: Answering your question as stated spotting can occur anytime during a menstrual cycle when you are not actually on your menses. Sometimes it can occur midcycle when ovulation is occurring. ...Read more

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How can I stop spotting immediately?

How can I stop spotting immediately?

Double the pill: Double your ocp or try a drug called lystedalysteda which requires a rx, assuming u aren't pregnant or having other issues. ...Read more

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How long does spotting usually last?

Spotting: Variable as it can be from birth control pills/devices/ shots, variation, from impending miscarriage, ectopic. Follow up with doc ...Read more

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Is spotting 12 days post transfer normal?

Yes: If the transfer was successful some implantation bleeding could be expected and the timing would be right at around 12 days. ...Read more

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Is slight spotting at 5 - 6 weeks normal?

Is slight spotting at 5 - 6 weeks normal?

First trimester: Bleeding during the first trimester should be evaluated by a medical professional as soon as possible. ...Read more

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After I sex I have spotting what does it means?

After I sex I have spotting what does it means?

Cervix: That your cervix is irritated or infected. You may have an std. You need testing and an exam. ...Read more

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3 days late with one day spotting negative test?

A late period: The test is usually correct you will likely get a period soon you may stiil want to use a relable method of birth control. ...Read more

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Is it possible for spotting to occur every month?

Is it possible for spotting to occur every month?

Spotting: Irregular bleeding is one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more