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Posted by: KG | 2010/08/16

Miscarriage

Hi Doc
This Is my story:

I have last seen my periods on the 22nd of June 2010. The whole of July I did not see my periods, just towards the end of July I did a preg test which came back clearly positive. The 30th of July repeated the test which came back positive again. On the 2nd of August I started bleeding, not heavy and running but very slowly. I rushed to the Doc and she gave me Millerspas and Betamox with a week of bed rest, when she ran a scan there was nothing on my womb according to her. The bleeding continued till the 5th of August. Four days later I went to the clinic for check up and HCG blood test came back negative. The nurse said I might have had a missed abortion and did not give me anything coz my Doc gave me Betamox lately and they are antibiotics. My concern now is do I still need a D& C or is everything well? how long can I wait to start TTC? Can there be a possibility of an infection? What can I do Doc?

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If the uterus appears empty on scan and the HCG is negative then you have probably had a complete miscarriage. You should not need a D&C if the bleeding has stopped.The usual advice is to wait 3 months after a miscarriage before trying again

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Posted by: gynaedoc | 2010/08/19

If the uterus appears empty on scan and the HCG is negative then you have probably had a complete miscarriage. You should not need a D&C if the bleeding has stopped.The usual advice is to wait 3 months after a miscarriage before trying again

Best wishes

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Posted by: w | 2010/08/16

Sorry to hear it is so sad. I now my doctor only did the D& C Cause i did not miscarried in full when they did a scan there where still left overs of the Pregnancy so if she did the scan but did not send you for a D &  C you had a full miscarage
They also told me that i have to wait 3 months.

Good Luck &  lots of baby dust to you

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