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Is it normal to leak black colostrum during pregnancy? Is it normal to leak colostrum at week 18?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
Palliative Care

In brief: Yes

This can occur any time during pregnancy.
It is a normal thing to occur.

In brief: Yes

This can occur any time during pregnancy.
It is a normal thing to occur.
Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
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Dr. Sheila Goodman
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

Black nipple discharge is not unusual during pregnancy or otherwise.
Leaking colostrum is normal at any point during pregnancy. Nipple discharge that is bloody without damage during nursing is not normal and worrisome.

In brief: Yes

Black nipple discharge is not unusual during pregnancy or otherwise.
Leaking colostrum is normal at any point during pregnancy. Nipple discharge that is bloody without damage during nursing is not normal and worrisome.
Dr. Sheila Goodman
Dr. Sheila Goodman
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