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What Does Ovulation Bleeding Look Like
Had sex 13 days ago and now bleeding I think it's ovulation bleeding because my period isn't due for another week. What do you think? And exactly how long does ovulation bleeding last and what does it look like?
Could be: Very frequently ovulation bleeding or midcycle spotting has an appearance similar to menstrual bleeding but is shorter and lighter. Generally, unless persistent or bothersome, no further evaluation is needed. Bleeding after sex requires an evaluation. Also sometimes unscheduled bleeding could be a sign of pregnancy - so have a test for that. ...Read more
I have bleeding 6 days past my ovulation, it was sporting at fast then now it flowing like prioud this is day 4 of bleeding is implantation?
Ovulation: A surge in lh hormone levels matures and ovulates (releases) the egg 24 - 48 hours later. Signs that confirm ovulation are change in cervical mucus or some abdominal discomfort or spotting due to the change in hormone levels. This spotting results if the lining is thick but should be similar to a period. It should last only 1-3 days only. If longer or heavier, I would talk to your physician. ...Read more
Ovulation spotting: This is called ovulation spotting. It is a normal occurrence. Its cause has not been precisely determined. It is thought that it could be from the surge in hormones or from the rupture of the follicle that releases the egg. It is likely a normal occurrence in women of reproductive age. ...Read more
OvulatoryBleeding: I assume you are not on any oc's? Mid cycle bleeding at the time of ovulation usually means that the egg follicle ruptured and released a little blood. I wouldn't worry unless you begin to experience other abnormal bleeding signs. If you do, or if you are still concerned, give your gynecologist a call. ...Read more
If you are: Bleeding in July 11 th you probably did not ovulate on the 7th. You ovulate 14 days prior to your period onset ...Read more
Ovulation bleeding: Some women do experience spotting/bleeding for a day or two at the time they ovulate. Estrogen hormone levels that have been built up by the growing follicle, from the egg popping out of the follicle dip just enough to destabilize the inner lining of the uterus to make it shed - hence the bleeding. Within 24 hours, estrogen productions is restored to previous levels and stabilize the inner lining. ...Read more
Ovulation bleeding: The short and quick answer is yes. ...Read more
Depends: Ovulation tests are just there to show a surge in LH (leutinizing hormone), which stays high enough for a positive test a few days after. This could be pregnancy related bleeding, so test. It could be breakthrough bleeding if mid cycle or its just your period and you tested beyond ovulation. ...Read more
3/12 AF, 3/25-3/26 ovulation, 3/29-4/1 light bleeding. What would be the cause for AF to come 17 days apart?
Your March cycle must not have been normal. You ovulated at about the expected time but the bleeding 3 days later makes me wonder if you may have had an abnormal CL that couldn't support your lining. Or it might not have been a period. Implantation bleeding? Are you pregnant?
PS: AF is hard to understand. Please use LMP for last menstrual period or MP. ...Read more
Had slightly bleeding after 5days of ovulation I never experienced that, can you please explain what's that?
Many options: 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
I had a positive ovulation test on May 19th and just started bleeding on June 19th. Why is that? Is that normal?
How to stop ovulation bleeding which is severe (happen every cycle, last for more than 7 days or till next cycle)?
Need workup: If a woman has bleeding from ovulation for at least a week, it is unusual for this to be from only ovulation. In other words there may be another reason for the bleeding, such as polyp on the cervix or uterus, hormones such as thyroid or prolactin being abnormal, for instance. Before doing a treatment I would recommend making sure you know what the real cause is, then can treat effectively. ...Read more
My boyfriend came around my around my area 3 days ago a day before my ovulation. Today I am now bleeding what does this mean?
I ovulated 8/31/14. 7 days before my peired is due. 9/9/14 I began light pink bleeding that lasted 9/14/14 the day I'm to starte. Could this be IB?
Menses: How do you know that you ovulated? Did you do a test? You are most likely peri-menopausal at your age. Your periods may get lighter or heavier, more or less frequent. Everyone is different. You are less likely to ovulate, but some women in their mid to late 40's do get pregnant. The absence of a period for 12 months is considered menopause. ...Read more