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14 Jul 2010

Continous bleeding
I did IVF that seems to have worked for atleast 2 weeks and I started bleeding. The doctor said I should do blood test and told me I am miscarrying. I have been bleeding for 2 weeks now and my doctor can only see me on 20th. I need to know what can I do to stop the bleeding. I have accepted the miscariage even though it was hell especially after it came positive. Please advice.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Nono

There is unfortunately not much one can do to stop the bleeding. The bleeding should not continue for more than 5-7 days and should it persist I would suggest that you contact your doctor again for an urgent appointment. It is not always necessary at this stage to have a DD+C (womb clean-up).

Answered by: Dr M.I. Cassim
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