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Is some slight fetal bleeding normal or is any amount a dangerous indicator?
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
It is typically normal to have a little "streaking" but anything more should at least have you alert your OB and ask if you need to be seen for examination.

In brief: Depends
It is typically normal to have a little "streaking" but anything more should at least have you alert your OB and ask if you need to be seen for examination.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
Technically bleeding during pregnancy does not typically come from the fetus.
Usually bleeding during pregnancy comes from the cervix or placenta. 50% of all pregnant women will have some bleeding in the first trimester. Bleeding in the second and third trimester is more concerning and should be evaluated immediately.

In brief: Depends
Technically bleeding during pregnancy does not typically come from the fetus.
Usually bleeding during pregnancy comes from the cervix or placenta. 50% of all pregnant women will have some bleeding in the first trimester. Bleeding in the second and third trimester is more concerning and should be evaluated immediately.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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