If you think you are having a miscarriage, call your doctor for advice.
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What might I feel during a miscarriage?
Many women do not realize in the early stages of pregnancy that they have a miscarriage. They feel like they have heavy periods. If this happens to you, you have cramping, heavier bleeding than usual, pain in the tummy, pelvis, or back, and you feel weakness. If you are spotting, remember that this is normal in many pregnancies.
It is normal to be very emotional and upset when you find out that you have a miscarriage clot.
It can take a while to treat what is happening. Make sure to support yourself and try to be kind to yourself.
Can Covid Cause Miscarriage?
If you’re pregnant, your risk of getting COVID-19 is not higher than anyone else, and it’s unlikely you’ll get severely ill with it.
What happens during a miscarriage?
Unfortunately, once a miscarriage begins, one can do nothing to prevent it. The treatment is to stop the heavy bleeding and infection.
Waiting for a miscarriage is very emotionally challenging because you don’t know when it will happen. When this starts, you will notice spotting, cramping, and then, fairly quickly, you will start bleeding heavily.
After that, the cramps will get worse until they feel contractions, and you will expel the pregnancy tissue.
Some women consider taking medication to speed up the process. In this case, pregnancy tissue is likely to pass within a few hours.
If not all tissue passes naturally or you have symptoms of infection, you may need to have an operation called a dilatation and curettage.
You have to wait sometime to be admitted to the hospital. Operation only takes 5 to 15 minutes under general anesthetic, and you will go home the same day.
While you are waiting for the abortion to end, you should rest at home. But you can go to work if you like it. You can use paracetamol for any pain. If you are heavy bleeding, use sanitary pads and menstrual cups.
What might I see during a miscarriage?
In the first month of pregnancy, the developing embryo is the size of a grain of rice, so it is hard to see. However, you may pass several blood clots from your vagina, and there may be some white and grey tissue in the clots. The bleeding will settle down a few days, although it may take 2-3 weeks.
Six weeks, miscarriage clot
The fetus, which is about the size of the nail on your little finger, and the placenta might be seen inside the sac. You may also see something that looks like an umbilical cord.
The clots that are removed are dark red and look like jelly. They may have what looks like a membrane inside them, which is part of the placenta. The sac will be inside a clot. At this time, the developing fetus is usually fully formed but still small and difficult to see.
If you’ve ever had a miscarriage, the first thing you notice is water coming out of your vagina. After that, the fetus will be small and fully formed. But, if you look at the baby, it is still outside the sac. It might also be attached to the umbilical cord and the placenta.
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It can be painful and feel like childbirth, and you may even need pain relief in the hospital.
After the miscarriage
You will have some cramping pain and heavy bleeding after the miscarriage, similar to a period. However, it will gradually get lighter and will usually stop within 2-3 weeks.
The signs of your pregnancy, such as nausea and breast tenderness, will fade in the days after the miscarriage. If you had a late miscarriage, your breasts might produce some milk. You will probably have your next period in 4 to 7 weeks.
Having a miscarriage can result in many different emotions. It is essential to recognize that there is no right and wrong way to feel.
People react differently when they have a miscarriage. Some people feel the loss so strongly, while others do not. Some will feel relieved but may also feel guilty for those feelings.
Other common emotions include sadness, numbness, anger, denial, relief, and disappointment.
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