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Could drinking excessively during the first few weeks of pregnancy cause a blighted ovum?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Unknown

This is not known for sure but it's probably not so.
However, heavy drinking in first trimester can absolutely cause fetal alcohol syndrome and possible fetal death, so how about it's a really poor idea!

In brief: Unknown

This is not known for sure but it's probably not so.
However, heavy drinking in first trimester can absolutely cause fetal alcohol syndrome and possible fetal death, so how about it's a really poor idea!
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
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Dr. Niharika Khanna
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Maybe

Alcohol in pregnancy is associated with birth abnormalities and possibly heavy drinking can be associated with blighted ovum.

In brief: Maybe

Alcohol in pregnancy is associated with birth abnormalities and possibly heavy drinking can be associated with blighted ovum.
Dr. Niharika Khanna
Dr. Niharika Khanna
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