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Is bleeding & light cramps normal during pregnancy?

Is bleeding & light cramps normal during pregnancy?

Yes: This is a very common complaint during the first trimester, but you did not specify exactly how far along you are. Call your doctor and see if you should be seen. ...Read more

Menstruation (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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Light headed during period?

Light headed during period?

Lightheaded: Especially if significant bloodloss blood pressure can drop. ...Read more

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8 days until period due, heavy brown discharge and light coloured light bleeding with cramps, period or implantation bleeding?

8 days until period due, heavy brown discharge and light coloured light bleeding with cramps, period or implantation bleeding?

Need blood HCG ....: Need blood HCG to detect pregnancy, but in a week a urine test will do. Early bleeding might represent an abnormal ovulation (luteal phase defect). As always severe symptoms should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Spotting and light bleeding after missed period?

Spotting and light bleeding after missed period?

Pregnancy possible: Pregnancy should be ruled out. Otherwise it likely means a cycle where you did not ovulate. This can happen near menopause or in women with endocrinologic reasons to not ovulate (e.g. Pcos, hypothyroid, etc). Your menses can be regulated with hormones if you desire. ...Read more

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Bleeding from rectum during menses?

Bleeding from rectum during menses?

Recal bleeding: Usually this is a fooler and blood leaks over to the rectum from the vagina. However, possible you could have recto vaginal fistula or some type of bleeding problem. ...Read more

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Differenece between bleeding during abortion and bleeding during periods ?

Differenece between bleeding during abortion and bleeding during periods ?

Depends: Is common to have bleeding for several weeks after an abortion. Bleeding between periods occurs for other reasons. Make sure you follow up several weeks agar an abortion or if you're irregular period continue ...Read more

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Is bleeding during ovulation normal?

Is bleeding during ovulation normal?

No: Bleeding should occur during the 1st day of your cycle. At the time of ovulation, there should not be bleeding . You should see your gynecologist to discuss this. ...Read more

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Light pink blood cramping early sign of menstrual cycle?

Light pink blood cramping early sign of menstrual cycle?

IT may be.: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 ; 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 ; for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair ; white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen ; feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occure during your period?

Can implantation bleeding occure during your period?

No: During a menstrual period, the lining of one's uterus deteriorates and sloughs off... thus the bleeding. There is no healthy lining for an embryo to implant into at that time. A person cannot be having her normal regular period and be pregnant at the same time (nature prevents that). ...Read more

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Heavy menstrual bleeding common after delivery?

Heavy menstrual bleeding common after delivery?

Not neccessarily: Menstrual bleeding does not change after delivery bleeding after delivery immediately can be heavy though. ...Read more

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Light spotting nausea before period? Pregnancy?

Light spotting nausea before period? Pregnancy?

Spotting: No. If you are concerned you are pregnant, check home pregnancy test with first morning pee. If negative, recheck again in 1 week. If both neg, very unlikely you are pregnant. Hope this helps. Best of luck. Dr R ...Read more

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Difference between light vaginal bleeding after sex or implantation bleeding?

Difference between light vaginal bleeding after sex or implantation bleeding?

Hard to guess: A positive pregnancy test then tells a woman that prior spotting was actually implantation spotting. It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after an odd spotty period. ...Read more

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Sex the day after period ends (CD 5). 4 weeks later, w/ light bleeding. Breakthrough bleeding, implantation bleeding or period? Normal cycle 35-37days

Sex the day after period ends (CD 5). 4 weeks later, w/ light bleeding. Breakthrough bleeding, implantation bleeding or period? Normal cycle 35-37days

Do pregnancy test: Doing a pregnancy test is the answer. Although you had sex just after period ended it is always possible. Your period then could have been off and you just ovulated. You probably at 4 weeks having another period it is important to perform a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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3days after ovulation (8days before af) light bleeding. Could this be implation bleeding or AF.

3days after ovulation (8days before af) light bleeding. Could this be implation bleeding or AF.

Too soon to tell: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. Please seek care from a doctor to protect your and your baby's health. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur during ovulation?

Can implantation bleeding occur during ovulation?

Misinformed?: First, it is time for you to spend thirty minutes to learn about your body and what the cycle means. Second, ovulation is the release of an egg from the ovary. Third implantation, which does not cause bleeding, is six or so days after impregnation. ...Read more

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