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How long should my first post partum period last?

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Dr. Joel Pranikoff
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Heavier and longer

The first post partum period is often heavier and longer. If you have bleeding that lasts twice as long as your usual menses i would follow up with the delivering dooctor to rule out other problems.

In brief: Heavier and longer

The first post partum period is often heavier and longer. If you have bleeding that lasts twice as long as your usual menses i would follow up with the delivering dooctor to rule out other problems.
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