The treatment options for vaginal bleeding during pregnancy depend on the diagnosis and the certainty of that diagnosis.
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Causes of Normal Abdominal Pain During Pregnancy Some short-term achiness in the belly is normal during pregnancy. Severe cramping or pain never is. Don't hesitate to call your health care provider ...
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Q. I'm only nine weeks pregnant and have awful shooting pains in my crotch that come and go. Can you explain? -Bobbie, Arizona A. It sounds like the "stabbing vagina pains." I've experienced them ...
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Question Hello, I am 28 weeks pregnant and 23 years old. For the past 3 weeks i have been having i guess you can say pain in my vagina- It is an awful pain that comes and goes but at times i can ...
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Pain in the vagina or the female external genital organs (the vulva, which includes the labia, clitoris, and entrance to the vagina) most commonly is a result of infection. Vaginal pain during sexual ...
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every 10 women who are pregnant, two or three have some bleeding early in pregnancy.
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When you become pregnant your body undergoes a variety of changes. One of the first changes you may experience is in your vaginal discharge.
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Vaginal bleeding can occur frequently in the first trimester of pregnancy and may not be a sign of problems. But bleeding that occurs in the second and third trimester of pregnancy can often be a ...
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* Causes * Home Care * When to Contact a Medical Professional * What to Expect at Your Office Visit
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Placental Abruption Bleeding may occur at various times in pregnancy. Although bleeding is alarming, it may or may not be a serious complication. The time of bleeding in the pregnancy, the amount, ...
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