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What causes vaginal bleeding during early pregnancy?

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Dr. Mahesh Koregol

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Practicing since :2000

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Posted on Tue, 2 Sep 2014 in Pregnancy
Question: Hi Drs. why do women seem to get a period during early pregnancy? up until 3 months is this common ?
Answered by Dr. Mahesh Koregol 4 hours later
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Detailed Answer:

The bleeding or spotting seen in early pregnancy is not periods.

As soon as pregnancy happens the periods stop totally.

If at all there is bleeding or spotting in first 3 months it is because of threatened abortion. The baby might abort if bleeding is excessive.

I hope your doubt is cleared.

Dr. Mahesh Koregol
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