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Implantation (Definition)

One common meaning refers to the process by which an embryo attaches to the uterus of a woman so that she is pregnant. Many think of it as 'sticking.' implantation in humans always occurs when the embryo is between 6-7 days old. A very popular concept on the internet now in 2012, 'implantation bleeding, ' is speculative ...Read more


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Im 13dpo and have had light bleeding since 9dpo. I have polyps from pcos could this be the cause or implantation bleeding?

Im 13dpo and have had light bleeding since 9dpo. I have polyps from pcos could this be the cause or implantation bleeding?

Post ovulatory bleed: Spotting could be due to either. I would expect that if you have polyps, pregnancy would be less likely. And, I wouldn't expect implantation bleeding to last more than a day or so. I would think that the polyps are more likely and you may wish to address them with your MD, as in remove them. ...Read more

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What causes implantation bleeding how long does it last?

What causes implantation bleeding how long does it last?

Short: Implantation bleeding is not that common but can occur around the time of implantation. It is usually light and lasts a day or so. It is usually not associated with pain. ...Read more

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Can a 15 DPO cause implantation bleeding?

Can a 15 DPO cause implantation bleeding?

Doubtful: If you are referring to 15 days post ovulation, bleeding at this point is usually the beginning of your period. If you period is abnormal in any way, you should consider checking a pregnancy test and seeing your doctor. ...Read more

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How worried should I be if implantation bleeding looks heavy?

How worried should I be if implantation bleeding looks heavy?

Likely breakthrough: It's almost never implantation bleeding, that is largely an internet myth. If - a big if - you actually get implantation bleed it woudl be very light and about 6-7 days after ovulation, or about a week before your expected period. So, i wouldn't worry. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding be heavy? I had an IUI nov 29 i started bleeding dec 8 th?

Can implantation bleeding be heavy? I had an IUI nov 29 i started bleeding  dec 8 th?

Not usually: Depends on what you mean by heavy. Heavier than ovulation? Heavier than a period? See the point? ...Read more

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I got implantation bleeding on sep 22 it stopped on sep 25.but26 th morning again got heavy bleeding .if it is heavy implantation bleeding howtoknow?

I got implantation bleeding on sep 22 it stopped on sep 25.but26 th morning again got  heavy  bleeding .if it is heavy implantation bleeding howtoknow?

About implantation..: Only after a positive preg. test can tell a woman that PRIOR spotting was actually implantation bleeding. 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 missing a period. ...Read more

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Is implantation bleeding heavy? I went through two pads in one day.

Is implantation bleeding heavy? I went through two pads in one day.

Not usually: Implantation bleeding, if and when it happens at all, is not usually heavy. I'd look for another cause. ...Read more

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I had a string of pink blood the night before and now I have heavy bleeding. Can this be implantation bleeding?

I had a string of pink blood the night before and now I have heavy bleeding. Can this be implantation bleeding?

Breakthrough: It's probably breakthrough bleeding, can't say for sure 'why' over the internet. 'implantation bleeding' is all the rage online now, but it's way over-rated. It's not consistent and is usually not 'implantation' but breakthrough bleeding. ...Read more

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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more