Top
20
Doctor insights on: What Causes You To Have A Miscarriage

Share
Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
2 doctors agreed:
1

1
What are things that would cause you to have a miscarriage?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
2 doctors agreed:
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

Dr. Seth Derman
512 doctors shared insights

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


2

2
If your on depo, can it cause you to have a miscarriage?

If your on depo, can it cause you to have a miscarriage?

Potentially: Depo is a form of birth control so while on it your chances of becoming pregnant are low and the medicine can cause problems for a pregnancy. A prior history of depo use should not affect miscarriage in the future. ...Read more

4

4
Can mold in your house cause you to have a miscarriage?

No.: Few infectious pathogens can cause a miscarriage, specifically listeria (from uncooked foods), herpes and torch infections. Mold in your house is not a known causation of miscarriage. ...Read more

6

6
What would cause her to have a miscarriage at 13 weeks and not earlier in her pregnancy?

See below: Though most pregnancies do miscarry in the first 8 weeks of pregnancy, statistically 13 weeks is not uncommon for a woman to miscarry. ...Read more

7

7
Will a bacterial infection cause me to have a miscarriage?

Will a bacterial infection cause me to have a miscarriage?

Listeriosis can.: Other than listeria monocytogenes, rare ascending intrauterine infections (staphylococcus aureus, gram negative bacilli, or some gram positive cocci) can cause septic abortion. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
I am 6 weeks pregnant and I have BV could it cause me to have a miscarriage?

I am 6 weeks pregnant and I have BV could it cause me to have a miscarriage?

Unlikely.: Bv (bacterial vaginosis) in some scientific studies has been found to be associated with preterm labor (going into labor too early). This does not mean that if you have BV you definitely will have a miscarriage. Talk with your ob. Normally your OB will prescribe you a medication which will eliminate your BV infection and reduce your risk of preterm labor. ...Read more

10

10
I'm 7 weeks pregnant with positive ANA of 1:160. Will this cause me to have a miscarriage ?

I'm 7 weeks pregnant with positive ANA of 1:160. Will this cause me to have a miscarriage ?

Only if...: A positive ANA per se without symptoms does not mean much. However it does suggest that you are more at risk to develop one or more autoimmune diseases in the future. Now do not worry too much over it and have a wonderful pregnancy. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
Is it possible to have a miscarriage from straining to poop i've already had 4 miscarriages so i was just concerned I am almost a month late and I am getting constipated and having to stain so i just wanted to know if straining could cause a miscarriage

Is it possible to have a miscarriage from straining to poop i've already had 4 miscarriages so i was just concerned I am almost a month late and I am getting constipated and having to stain so i just wanted to know if straining could cause a miscarriage

I : I am so sorry that you have gone through four miscarriages. No, straining will not cause a miscarriage, but if you are having painful periods you could use a glycerin suppository to help. Or you can also go to a pharmacy and ask for a safe stool softener, telling the pharmacist that you are pregnant. Good luck to you with this pregnancy. ...Read more

12

12
What are the causes of miscarriages in a woman?

What are the causes of miscarriages in a woman?

Chromosomes/ age #1: The most likely cause of first trimester miscarriages is chromosomal abnormality in the fetus. This is true for all ages but is a higher percentage as the woman's age increases over 35. This is usually a random chance event when the egg and sperm meet. Other causes are hormonal imbalance, infections, uterine abnormalities - fibroids, septum, scarring, and less often immune or clotting factors. ...Read more

13

13
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

See 2 more doctor answers
14

14
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

15

15
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

16

16
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

See 1 more doctor answer
17

17
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

18

18
Does ginger cause miscarriage?

Does ginger cause miscarriage?

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

19

19
What will cause a miscarriage?

Many reasons: There are many reasons for a miscarriage but the most common one is that there is a problem with the chromosomes of the fetus. These are very common, have nothing to do with anything you are doing, and the miscarriage is natures way of preventing these abnormal pregnancies from continuing. If you don't have multiple miscarriages, then no testing is necessary. ...Read more

20

20
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

Dr. Gerard Honore
1,059 doctors shared insights

Pregnancy Loss (Definition)

Pregnancy loss = unintended loss of a pregnancy which could result ...Read more