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Menstrual Bleeding Vs Miscarriage
Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more
My wife miscarried just before xmas, we thought her first normal menstrual cycle since happened 2 weeks ago but she is heavily bleeding again tonight?
Bleeding: Usually you resume a normal cycle about 4-6 weeks after the miscarriage. First check a pregnancy test and make sure this isn't another miscarriage. If negative it could be that your wife took longer than usual to ovulate after the loss and now have heavier bleeding as a result. But again check a pregnancy test first ...Read more
I'm almost 2 months pregnant & believe I'm miscarrying. Have a history of miscarriages. The bleeding is almost as much as a menstrual cycle.?
Your pregnancy is ne: Are you sure you are pregnant? Makes sure first. If preg test is negative you are not pregnant. ...Read more
Does miscarriage bleeding count as menstrual cycle? I had miscarriage sept30 2012 and bled for 6 days. My husband and I want to start concieving
My wife started her first menstrual cycle after a miscarriage 4 weeks ago. She is having excessive bleeding the first day unlike any other day. Normal?
Need evaluation: Pain and bleeding are 2 signs of a miscarriage and can also occur in a viable pregnancy.These can also be signs of a tubal pregnancy. You need to have an ultrasound done to make sure the pregnancy is in the uterus. This may also document that this is a viable pregnancy. Serial bloodwork (hcg and progesterone) aid in finding the answer if the us is inconclusive. ...Read more
It depends: Light bleeding after miscarriage is normal. If you had a spontaneous miscarriage without surgical treatment and you are still bleeding very heavy after 3 days, you may have retained products of conception or you may just need medication to help your uterus contract and bleeding stop. You should see an ob/gyn physician for evaluation, for possible retained products, or possible medication or d;c. ...Read more
Depends: If you had a d & c, there is sometimes very little or no bleeding. It is important to follow up with your md who will recommend an other ultrasound if necessary to sort things out. ...Read more
Hemorrhaging: If hemorrhaging please seek emergency care.Get a more detailed answer ›
Unpredictable: You will likely ovulate 2-6 weeks after the miscarriage, though in some women it can take longer. Even though you may be more fertile just after a loss, the risk of miscarriage is higher if you do not wait a couple of months, so most docs advise their patients to wait 2 months. ...Read more
More Info: After any bleeding, your lining in the uterus will thin out. This is what you shed in your period or miscarriage. In your miscarriage, you will also have fetal tissue. So, your bleeding is heavier with clots and more cramping. ...Read more
Horse,: 6 weeks at the earliest, but there is no written rule. ...Read more
I am having a miscarriage, bleeding has slowed up but the loss is disgusting, smells so bad! . ..?
A year back I had a miscarriage since then I am bleeding clots every time I mensurate is this normal?
Lots of options: You will need to see your obgyn for an exam and testing. Depending on your age and fertility plans there are lots of treatment options. Birth control pills can regulate your cycle. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iuds can minimize your periods. Lysteda is a great new hormone free drug used to stop heavy periods. If you are done with pregnancies ask if you are a candidate for an endometrial ablation. ...Read more
Could I be having a miscarriage haven't felt the baby move for over a week and started bleeding. 24 weeks.
Miscarriage: Yes this is a possibility. You should report this to your doctor immediately and be seen for a check. ...Read more
Hi, I had a miscarriage mid September. I am still bleeding as of today. It never stopped... should I be worried?
Miscarriage bleeding: 27 F: Hi, I had a miscarriage mid September. I am still bleeding as of today. It never stopped... should I be worried? ANS: Yes you should be worried. I would see your Dr. Tomorrow. ...Read more
Bleeding from miscarriage ended 2 weeks ago. Just started bleeding again 2 days ago, with many clots, some medium size.???
See OB: To make sure there is no retained tissue causing the clots. ...Read more
I miscarried sat doc induce the miscarry bleeding stopped tuesday now I'm in pain and bleeding is really heavy is it normal?
First menses: It is difficult to know when the first menstrual period will happen after a miscarriage, and sometimes that first menses can be heavy and painful. Increasing pain not relieved by pain medications, and increasing bleeding -- particularly if there is lightheadedness or dizziness -- should be evaluated by the doctor following a miscarriage. ...Read more
Miscarried 9 days ago. Had sticky stringy discharge with light pink brownish bleeding -spotting like. Is that norm or ovulation?
Neither: The bloody discharge is certainly not normal unless it is "debris" being shed still from the miscarriage. I hope you have returned to your GYN MD post miscarriage for a checkup, and if not make an appointment. ...Read more
Been bleeding since 26, clot n heavy n painful before started bleeding. Pain off n on now. Think I may have had a miscarriage? Help
Missed cycle? /bleed:
ER now if bleeding is severe or profuse. Did you miss a cycle or taking new BC? Unprotected sexual intercourse. You will need a pelvic exam and evaluation for pregnancy.
I would advise immediate ER evaluation and if not pregnant or aborting, medicine to control the bleeding. ...Read more
I'm having a miscarriage. Bleeding for a week and four days today there is not much blood I haven't passed any tissue is this normal?
So sorry: I am so sorry to hear about the miscarriage. During a miscarriage you will have bleeding. Since it has been over a week though it it time to schedule a follow up visit with your doctor to be examined and to make sure everything is ok. ...Read more
I had a normal miscarriage no d&c a week ago I'm still bleeding with really big clots. Is this normal? And how long normally it's stay?
I would be concerned: I would be concerned that you have retained "products of conception." you should get checked out by a obgyn. ...Read more