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If you had an autoimmune issue or other things that cause recurrent miscarriage would you know without testing. Are there clear symptoms?

If you had an autoimmune issue or other things that cause recurrent miscarriage would you know without testing. Are there clear symptoms?

Not necessarily: The usual approach is to look for underlying causes if there has been a second miscarriage. The major diseases for which testing should be done are the clotting disorders such as antiphospholipid antibodies as well as others. Miscarriages may be the only clinical symptom of these disorders. ...Read more

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Miscarriage (Definition)

A "lay" term for early pregnancy loss usually prior to the second trimester. Physician's use the term "spontaneous abortion" to describe these events, but the word "abortion" in lay use has come to connote only ...Read more


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What type of things could easily cause a miscarriage?

What type of things could easily cause a miscarriage?

Fetal Loss: Please don't consider attempting a self- abortion through any means. It is just too much a risk. If you are pregnant or fear you are pregnant -would let your parents or guardians know so that they can help you out. ...Read more

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What are some things that can cause miscarriages besides stress?

What are some things that can cause miscarriages besides stress?

Many things possible: Any woman may have a miscarriage, as a normal part of life. If a woman has recurrent miscarriages, there are some known causes (other than bad luck) such as genetic disorders (like a chromosomal abnormality), autoimmune causes (like anti-phospholipid syndrome), anatomic causes (such as a malformed uterus), and environmental causes (like smoking). ...Read more

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What things causes miscarriages?

What things causes miscarriages?

Many things: Making a human being is very complicated. Sometimes something goes wrong. When your body recognizes the problem, you have a miscarriage. One of the most common problems is a genetic abnormality in the growing embryo. Other causes are recreational drug use, toxin exposure, trauma, maternal illness, infection...Best wishes! ...Read more

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What are things that would cause you to have a miscarriage?

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What are things that would cause you to have a miscarriage?

Miscarriage: Most are result of chromosome problems which make it difficult for fetus to survive. Other causes are alcohol/drug abuse, environmental toxins, hormone probles, infection, obesity, smoking, diabetes in mother, immune system problems, problems with mother's reproductive organs. ...Read more

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What things to stay away from that may cause a miscarriage?

Common sense things: Avoid smoking, alcohol, drugs obviously. If you are in an abusive relationship it is important to leave as quickly and safely as possible. Other than that, regular good healthy living ideas apply. Most miscarriages are not caused by anything the pregnant woman did or could have prevented. ...Read more

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Can Lifting heavy things while pregnant hurt the baby in third trimester? Will it cause early labor or miscarriage/still birth?

Can Lifting heavy things while pregnant hurt the baby in third trimester? Will it cause early labor or miscarriage/still birth?

Generally safe: In general lifting objects does not cause problems for pregnancy but obviously if something is too heavy for you or makes you uncomfortable then it should be avoided. ...Read more

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I have had 3 miscarriages in a row. What could be the cause of this?

You need to: Have a detailed and frank talk with your on about this topic. Sometimes there are identifiable causes and sometimes not. ...Read more

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Is it possible that abortions cause miscarriages?

Is it possible that abortions cause miscarriages?

An abortion: By medication should not cause future miscarriages. An uncomplicated surgical abortion should not cause future miscarriages. ...Read more

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What causes miscarriage?

What causes miscarriage?

Usually: It is because there is something wrong with the baby. About 20% of conceptions are miscarried. Most are early. Later ones might be because there is something wrong with the cervix or placenta. Some happen without the knowledge of the woman even knowing it or that they were pregnant. ...Read more

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What causes a miscarriage?

What causes a miscarriage?

Myths ; Facts: There can be different causes at different stages, but most are not anyone's fault nor are they reasons to think it will happen again. Here is a really helpful website: http://www. Parents. Com/pregnancy/complications/miscarriage/causes-miscarriage/
congratulations ; best wishes. ...Read more

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What cause a miscarriage?

What cause a miscarriage?

Many causes: There have been books written. The most common reason is the baby never developed of did not develop properly. ...Read more

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How do I cause a miscarriage?

It would be very: Dangerous to try to cause your own abortion. Recommend that you consult with your physician, your gynecologist or a family planning clinic to learn all of your options. ...Read more

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How do I cause a miscarriage?

Hold on....: Women have died for centuries in their attempts to end their pregnancy. This is the very reason that good, safe and easy processes are in place to help you end your pregnancy. There are dedicated professionals, even in the uk, who are ready to assist you and also to protect your health and your life. Please seek out health care for this. ...Read more

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What will cause a miscarriage?

What will cause a miscarriage?

Miscarriage: It is thought that most early miscarriages are caused by a one-off problem with the chromosomes of the developing baby (fetus) in the womb. Such genetic mistakes become more common when the mother is older - that is, over 35 years old. There is greater risk of having a miscarriage if you Smoke, drink too much alcohol, Use recreational drugs, have certain medical conditions or infections. ...Read more

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Does ginger cause miscarriage?

Does ginger cause miscarriage?

Ginger: No, ginger is a safe herb and spice and will not cause miscarriage. ...Read more

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Could shock cause a miscarriage?

Could shock cause a miscarriage?

Miscarriage: The most common cause of miscarriage is a chromosomally abnormal fetus. If the mother had profound cardiovascular shock and nearly died, a miscarriage might occur. But it is very hard to lose a normal pregnancy it that way. "shock" meaning a psychological stress does not cause a miscarriage. ...Read more

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What actions cause a miscarriage?

What actions cause a miscarriage?

Some: Mostly, miscarriages happen for reasons beyond your control. However, modifiable risk factors such as smoking, alcohol use, drug abuse (cocaine etc), can lead to miscarriage. Trauma is another possibility. ...Read more

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How does drug use cause miscarriage?

Two ways: Studies through vanderbilt university medical center have linked cannabis w ectopic pregnancy ; early miscarriages. Marijuana ^’s anadamide levels which prevents correct embryonic development ; can lead to miscarriage or the embryo may not make it’s way to the uterus ; instead implants in the fallopian tube. ...Read more

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