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Till which month of pregnancy can a miscarriage happen ?

HI, Wat is the latest that a misscarriage can happen can it only happen between the first three months of pregnancy , or is there still chances of a misscarriage after the first three months??
Asked On : Mon, 7 Mar 2011
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Homeopath 's  Response
Hi ! Greetings from health care magic
As pregnancy progresses, miscarriage risk decreases. Most estimates state that 80% of miscarriages happen before 12 weeks of pregnancy.Because 80% of miscarriages happen in the first trimester, the overall risk of miscarriage after the first trimester is about 3%.
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General & Family Physician Dr. Vidya Muralidhar's  Response
Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum.

A miscarriage can happen anytime , but mostly occurs during the first three months of pregnancy , due to genetic /chromosomal causes .

It can happen in the later months of pregnancy due to infection , fever , uncontrolled blood pressure, autoimmunity and many other causes .

You could write back for more information on this
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