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What causes bleeding in the third trimester?

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Dr. Deya Dafashy
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Multiple

Placental abruption, placenta previa , local lesions and unidentified cause, are the commonest reason behind bleeding in the third trimester.

In brief: Multiple

Placental abruption, placenta previa , local lesions and unidentified cause, are the commonest reason behind bleeding in the third trimester.
Dr. Deya Dafashy
Dr. Deya Dafashy
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Dr. Douglas Lawson
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Variety of causes

First of all consider calling your OB about bleeding while pregnant.
The most common reason is a recent office exam or sex. Concerning reasons include preterm labor, abruption, placenta previa and vasa previa. Its always a good idea to call your OB and discuss bleeding and i would do it as soon as possible.

In brief: Variety of causes

First of all consider calling your OB about bleeding while pregnant.
The most common reason is a recent office exam or sex. Concerning reasons include preterm labor, abruption, placenta previa and vasa previa. Its always a good idea to call your OB and discuss bleeding and i would do it as soon as possible.
Dr. Douglas Lawson
Dr. Douglas Lawson
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