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Pregnant 2 Months After Miscarriage
Yes: I assume you mean an uncomplicated miscarriage. Reasons include 1) your HCG level from the miscarriage must fall to zero, 2) you must resume ovulating, and 3) you must re-establish a cyclic endometrium. I recommend waiting 1 full cycle after an uncomplicated miscarriage and confirming the HCG has fallen. Many doctors recommend a longer wait, but it seems arbitrary to me after 1 cycle. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Can I be pregnant?: Yes. Of course.Get a more detailed answer ›
Likely: That is an abnormal rise. Unfortunately the chance of having a baby is ...Read more
Hi yes I been trying to get pregnant ever since miscarriage in January. I have two kids already but can't seem to get pregnant and I'm 22?
I've had two miscarriages. One at age 18 & now at 2.will I ever have a healthy pregnancy? It took 3 years to fall prego but lost it very early
Probably...: Some of the causes of repeated miscarriages are known and can be found with blood tests. Other times, the cause is never known. If you want get pregnant, you should see an Ob/Gyn for testing and advice on what to do. Best wishes! ...Read more
I've recently suffered two miscarriages after a healthy pregnancy a year ago. Is there something wrong? Why is this happening? What could be wrong?
Tested today at 5.5 weeks since miscarriage and got a negative result. Any chance of still being pregnant? Should I wait two more weeks to test again?
No need: You are no longer pregnant.Get a more detailed answer ›
I miscarried 4 months ago, now I am 4 days late. Two tests came up negative, how likely is it that I'm pregnant? Does miscarriage affect test results?
Trust the test: The first step is to repeat a home pregnancy test. They are quick, reliable and easy to do. If the test is negative then you are not pregnant. In that case you can monitor the cycle over the next few days and schedule a visit with an obgyn to cycle regulation. If the pregnancy test is positive then you will need to see an obgyn soon to be evaluated. ...Read more
Two previous miscarriages, pregnant again saw heartbeat at 6, 7, 8, 9 weeks what's the chances of miscarrying?
At 37, I had two miscarriages for my second child. Does it mean if I get pregnant again my child will have down syndrome?
Anytime: Greetings. Pregnancy can occur anytime after a miscarriage including the next time you ovulate within the month. Since you have had two miscarriages, I recommend a visit to you doctor or OB for a full exam and blood work. Sometimes treatable underlying conditions can be present that make a woman susceptible to miscarriages. Best regards. ...Read more
9 week pregnant heart keeps beating really fast is that normal am scared due to two previous miscarriages?
Don't be scared: If you are talking about the babies heart beat you should know that the baby has a rapid heart beat usually about 144 beat/minute ...Read more
After a normal pregnancy I suffered two miscarriages in a row. What can I do to insure a normal pregnancy the next time?
Get a checkup: Most likely your next pregnancy will be normal and healthy. However, after 2 miscarriages in a row, an evaluation by your gynecologist or a reproductive endocrinologist is a good idea. Most problems that are found during an evaluation for recurrent miscarriage can be fixed: low thyroid, uterine scarring, are 2 examples of common curable problems in this situation. See your doctor! Good luck! ...Read more
I have had two miscarriages in the past year I believe I may be pregnant now is there anything I can do to prevent a miscarriage?
Incompetent cervixRx: Have the OB md check the reasons that the first two miscarriages occured. If they were genetic (non-viable chromosome combinations) or structural (an easily opening cervix-incompetence). If the cervix is the problem and you make the 2nd trimester of the pregnancy then a suture can be used to hold the cervix closed. (cerclage). ...Read more
Do two miscarriages (6 weeks and 8 weeks) indicate better chances of a successful pregnancy in future than not conceiving at all?
Yes and no: Yes, it is better than not ever being able to conceive at all. No, because the most common reason for early pregnancy loss is a genetic combination with the embryo that is incompatible with continuing life. This situation may repeat itself if pregnancy again occurs ;statistically. ...Read more
Can having multiple miscarriages contribute to a child having leukemia I had two within 6 months of each other before getting pregnant w/my child?
I was TTC for a year after a year I got pregnant and miscarried at 13wk I've been now trying again for 9mth I have two kids from previous relationship.
The Male Factor: Easiest thing is to check out your partner. He needs to be checked out for sperm count and morphology. Does he have a history of fathering prior kids? How old is he? Makes more sense to check him out before you have to go through invasive testing. Try to find a fertility clinic. ...Read more
See your MD: There is no best time. It is good to take the time to heal emotionally but generally one normal cycle is enough however. Testing to find out the cause of the pregnancy loss can be done during the next month or two after the loss. Talk to your md about testing get the support and treatment you may need before the next pregnancy. ...Read more
I have had two miscarriages in the past and not been able to pregnant since. Does this mean I can't have kids?
No: This doesn't mean that you cannot have kids. This means that you may be completely normal, but it could also mean that there may be a problem. I would start with a complete physical by a family doc or obgyn and a consult on what to do next. ...Read more
I have had two unexplained miscarriages in arow am now pregnant again what are the chances of having a 3rd aged 23?
Higher than usual.: All things being equal, your chances of miscarriage with this pregnancy is slightly higher than that of other women your age. But because you are young, you also have a higher chance of a successful pregnancy, especially if you're healthy. If not done already, your OB should get an HCG level, pelvic exam and ultrasound. If everything looks good, chances are you'll have a healthy a baby ...Read more
Will getting the rhogam shot help with the next pregnancy if I've previously had two miscarriages?
Rhogam: If you are Rh Negative, then rhogam is indicated by 2nd trimester to decrease the risk of inducing red blood cells break down (hemolysis) in the fetus. Close follow up with maternal fetal medicine (high risk pregnancy) specialist will be needed. ...Read more
6weeks pregnant, passed two nickle size clots with no pain and not a lot of bleeding. Is that a miscarriage?
See your provider: I would suggest a visit to your healthcare provider for testing. Generally a miscarriage involves more cramping and bleeding. ...Read more
Being pregnant for two times now & miscarriage occurred at week 5 in both. What's the possible reason for that??
Chromosome problems: About 50 % of all miscarriages are caused by either an inadequate number or configuration of the fetus' chromosomes. If the miscarriages persists, ask your GYN MD to check you for an endometrial or other infection and have the fetal tissue tested as well. The other most common cause is a cervix that opens prematurely, usually in the 2nd trimester. (after 12 weeks) of pregnancy. ...Read more
I have had two recurring miscarriages I am now 4 days late only come off the pill last month loads of discharge am I pregnant?
Could be: Its possible that you are. You may or may not have a positive urine pregnancy test yet though. If you are pregnant, hopefully you are taking preconceptual prenatal vitamins with a good dose of folic acid. I would also recommend early Progesterone levels and possible supplementation if borderline. ...Read more
Hospital confirmed I had a miscarriage two weeks ago I retest with a htp like they said I should came back postive can I be pregnant again?
Yes: Yes, it can be positive for 2-3 weeks after a miscarriage. ...Read more