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Bleeding at 6 weeks

Laura - posted on 02/29/2016 ( 1 mom has responded )




Hello all!

I'm normally just a browser of these forums. Two weeks ago, I started spotting, dark old blood, just enough to show on paper when wiping. So, I went into my OBGYN, they did a trans-vaginal ultrasound, and discovered I was actually 5 weeks pregnant instead of the 8 originally predicted. They saw the gestational sac, yolk and closed cervix. No heart beat yet, so they predicted I was 5 weeks. That was a week ago today. I continued spotting after that appointment.

Well, this morning, around 10am, I started bleeding similar to a period, except it seemed more a combination of mucus and blood (making the blood seem much thinner than normal). No cramps associated with the bleeding. Since 10am, 5 hours have passed and I've had to change my pad twice. I've left a message with by dr, but am super nervous so am hoping other members might have some insight.

*also, I had gastric bypass in 2012, not sure if that has any impact

Thanks in advance for any advice you may have!

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