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Spotting during 6th week of pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Dear doc
Doctor :   I am Dr. XXX
User : looking for gyne/obste
User :   my wife is preg...her lmp is 01st july
Doctor :   Did you check with a pregnancy test?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Is it confirmed to be pregnant?
User :   initially it was a very thin line
Doctor :   Are you looking for pregnancy?
User :   then last test was conf by a doctor
User :   she is been spotting quite often
User :   she is on progesterone medication
Doctor :   Ok
User :   we took a ultra sound on 3rd augf
User :   it just showed a gestaional sac
User :   measuring 5 mm
Doctor :   ok
User :   last two weeks she in progesterone and folic acid
Doctor :   ok
User :   spotting started on 03 rd aug...and it ended on 11 aug...spotting i mean brown discharge and sometime litttle pale red
User :   now again it started a couple of days back
User :   we ve a appointment with doctor...
User :   my wife is in tremendous stress
User :   does stress play a role in having spotting
Doctor :   Yes
User :   wat am i supposed to do now
User :   sir...are u a gyne/obs
Doctor :   The progesterone supplements can also cause such effects
Doctor :   I am a General Physician
User :   okie
Doctor :   You just have to wait, there is no problem
User :   wat do u advise me doctor
Doctor :   If you are too anxious you can repeat the Urine pregnancy test or Serum Beta Hcg level
User :   she had a mtp on jan...can this be any reason for havin spotting
Doctor :   Not really
Doctor :   Why was the MTP done?
User :   the urine test we took a week back was was week in the first week of aug...on 07 th was positive
Doctor :   Did the doctor advice on Folic acid and progesterone supplements
Doctor :   Was the MTP in January done?
User :   my wife is a dentist...she had taken fluconosol tablets ....four tabwithout knowing she is pregnant....because of fear of anomoly baby we got mtp done
Doctor :   Ok
User :   yes doc...mtp done in jan....doc advised progest and folic acid now
Doctor :   There cannot be relationship with the earlier pregnancy
User :   ok
Doctor :   You just have to wait for some time, if you are still anxious you get the Serum Beta HCG done
Doctor :   It is blood test to say if the pregnancy is progressing properly or not
User :   ok doc
User :   doc has advised one more injection of hydoxly proge tomorrow
Doctor :   Ok
User :   he said we had to take a usg for fetal heart bet
Doctor :   You can go ahead as your Gynec has advised
Doctor :   That is at 8 weeks
Doctor :   USG detects foetal heart beat at 8 weeks
User :   she is runnin 7 weeks now
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