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Poop After Abortion
Abortion: It depends if it was surgical abortion or a medical abortion. If it was a surgical abortion a very worrisome complication could be a uterine perforation and perforation of viscera although this is not very common. Have your physcian examine you asap or contact him/her asap or visit an e.R so he knows what is happening. ...Read more
Bleeding after abort: Bleeding from the rectal area after an abortion can be worrisome. A trauma during surgery could be a possibility although rare. Please have your physcian examine you to make sure the bleeding its really from the rectal area instead of vaginally. Someties patients can have internal hemorrhoids and the bleeding doesnt have anything to do with the surgery. ...Read more
Brown spotting only for 2 days after 1 month of medical abortion and again breast tenderness,is i am again pregnant?doing unprotected sex after abor
Lightly bleeding spotting four weeks after medical abortion. Was 8 weeks pregnant. Is this normal. When should I expect period.
Hemorrhoids?: Hemorrhoids are the most common cause of rectal bleeding after pregnancy. You don't need to have had a vaginal delivery to have them, and they can be either internal or external. Other causes are anal fissures and colon polyps. It's unlikely that it has anything to do with the cesarean specifically. I would ask your doctor for a referral to a colorectal specialist to look into it (literally). ...Read more
Bleeding again 7 weeks after medical abortion and after having brown discharge for a week, is it my period?
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are 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
HCG: It is normal after abortion or pregnancy loss to have HCG in the blood for several days up to several weeks afterward. The higher it started the longer generally for it to come down. Unfortunately some abortions, like miscarriages, are also incomplete. This is something to talk with your real live doctor about. ...Read more
7 weeks after stopping antibiotics, normal stool this morning, hour later watery diharrhea. C.Diff?
D&c 10 weeks ago for blighted ovum at 12 weeks pg, bled for 4 days after then stopped but bleeding every time after orgasm now, why is this happening?
Still healing?: Orgasm induces vigorous contraction of Fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, and vagina, which may lead to spotting blood from incompletely healing of mucosa from D&C. So, it's still logical to be patient and see as long as the spotting is slowly but surely becoming lighter and lighter. If spotting still lingers beyond 4-5 months after D&C, see your Gyn-doc for reassessment and counseling. Best wish... ...Read more
D&c 8 weeks ago. No bleeding after procedure. Started birth control 4 weeks ago. Still no period. Had cramps and dark brown discharge. Is this normal?
Discharge: Yes, the dark brown discharge is old unoxygenated blood and is considered normal. ...Read more
8weeks pp, brown discharge, a lil pink moucus, cramping, tubal ligation.Is period coming?Never before had periods duduring breastfeeding.
Not uncommon: Sometime women may have brown discharge even up to 10 weeks post partum. If it does not go away, i recommend you see your obstetrician. ...Read more
Not designed for it: It's actually not safe, because one's anus is not designed for repeated in/out, in/out. Just like in any big city, some streets are one-way and some streets are two-way. A vagina is created or evolved to be a two-way street (penis in, baby out). However, the gastrointestinal tract is designed to be one-way, with an opening on each end. Food goes in the mouth, and the brown stuff goes out the butt. ...Read more
My 45 day old baby isnt able to poop spontaneously,she passed her meconium immediately after birth n did poop herself after that about 2 times?
Possibly GI consult: What do you mean by "poop spontaneously". Do you use a finger or thermometer to induce pooping? Although it is good she passed meconium right away and had normal BM's the first day, it is possible to still have a GI abnormality like Hirschprung's disease. Bring it up with the pediatrician and consider a GI consult ...Read more
Unprotected sex 3 weeks ago finished period a couple of days later brown discharge tummy pain blood when wiping. Unprotected sex tuesday, what's wrong?
Irregular bleeding: Irregular periods are 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