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Bleeding after having sex during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :   Dr here
User :   hallo
Doctor :   How can i help you ?
User :   am
Doctor :   Yes,
Doctor :   proceed
User :   i am 2months pregnant and after haveing sex last night i exprienced blood
User :   could it be a miscaurage?
Doctor :   Ok,
User :   could it be a miscaurage?
Doctor :   Was bleeding profuse ?
User :   not so much
Doctor :   For how long did you bleed ?
User :   but i am haveing some fluid that is coulourless with some strips of bllod when i go to the toilet
Doctor :   OK,
User :   5mins
Doctor :   Do you have pain in the abdomen ?
User :   today yes
User :   but slightly
User :   not strong pain
Doctor :   Its less likely to be a miscarriage
Doctor :   but its also very unusual to bleed in second month
Doctor :   it better to get examined by a gynecologist
Doctor :   as early as possible
Doctor :   and also get a Obstetric scan
User :   could it be i might have a miscaurage or what?
Doctor :   to confirm the wellbeing of the foetus
Doctor :   I dont think so,
Doctor :   but better to rule out by
Doctor :   gynecologist
Doctor :   after a scan
User :   what does the abdominal pain mean?
Doctor :   Abdominal pain might be due to contraction of the uterus
User :   is it safe to travel at this stage?
Doctor :   which can normally been experienced
User :   so it not miscaurage?
Doctor :   No, its not safe to travel now
Doctor :   It is not a miscarriage by my opinion
User :   what are the chances?
User :   coz i have to travel!!
Doctor :   but better get scan to get to know the fetal wellbeing
User :   ok so a scan will tell all?
User :   should i stop haveing sex?
Doctor :   Depends on the type of the travel and the roads
User :   by flight
User :   is it safe by flight?
Doctor :   Better avoid intercourse during first and last three months of pregnancy
Doctor :   No, flight is not safe
User :   nothing can be done?
Doctor :   The pressure differences and the landing takeoff may cause problems to your preg
Doctor :   is the journey very important ?
User :   yes
User :   am in another country
Doctor :   Can you postpone ?
User :   and my visa is finished
Doctor :   Oh, ok
Doctor :   You can risk
Doctor :   it may not be good but its not too dangerous
User :   any advise on how i should do to be safe
User :   ?
Doctor :   No such specific precautions
Doctor :   Just keep your stomach empty while journey
User :   no eating?
Doctor :   Only some snack
Doctor :   Not a heavy meal
User :   ok thats better
Doctor :   But to be safer side , get the scan done after travel
User :   sure i will
Doctor :   also to rule out problems due to the bleeding
User :   i will do that when i get home on wednesday
Doctor :   Good
Doctor :   Is there anything i can help you with?
User :   am so thank full
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting , kindly provide your feedback
User :   no thanlks
User :   thanks u ill provide the feed back
User :   good night
Doctor :   Bye take care
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