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Early pregnancy, had light bleeding, ultrasound showed placenta along posterior wall, lower margin covering internal os. Advice?

hii.. I am 10 weeks pregnant and a few days back i had slight bleeding. I got my ultrasound done and the result was- placenta formation is seen along the posterior uterine wall, lower margin is completely covering the internal os. how ever, no retro - implantation bleed / clot seen at present. internal os is closed and cervical cannal measures 3.3 cm.... please advice???
Asked On : Sat, 15 Sep 2012
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Urologist 's  Response
Jul 2016
Thanks for your query.You are 10 weeks pregnant and had slight bleeding.Your ultrasound study revealed placenta covering int os.But there is nothing to worry about. You do have what is called as marginal placenta Praevea.However this usually gets corrected as the pregnancy advances.
Pl consult your Gyenocologist regularly and have Ultrasound done every month to monitor the progress and position of Placenta.
Answered: Sat, 15 Sep 2012
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Critical Care Specialist Dr. Sadiq Mughal's  Response
Hello,thanks for your question,your 10 week pregnant and had,slight bleeding.Dear relax this small amount of bleeding is called as implantation bleeding and is normal,your ultrasound is normal however you have to be very cautious during pregnancy,as your placenta is low lying and has completely covered the internal have to avoid all sort of trauma and avoid all sternious work which may cause slight trauma to internal os and bleeding
Answered: Sat, 15 Sep 2012
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General & Family Physician Dr. Das Arindam's  Response
Sep 2012
Hi, welcome to HCM i am Dr Das
You have placenta prevai , that is abnormal localisation of the placenta. Be cautious. You will have to face few bleeding episodes during the pregnancy. But if that occurs you have tone admitted in hospital.
And one more thing you have to go for csection .
Answered: Sun, 16 Sep 2012
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