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blood tinged discharge and slight menstrual cramps?

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I have had blood tinged discharge and slight menstrual cramps, but I'm not due for my period until next month. Could I be pregnant?


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replied April 28th, 2012
Early Pregnancy Signs and Symptoms Answer A34407
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The slight blood tinged discharge along with abdominal cramps could indicate possibility of ovulation (if during midcycle time or peak fertile days), implantation bleeding (if it occurred after few days of ovulation, and if you had been sexually active). Wait and watch for your periods. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If periods do not start within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you get abnormal periods, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Take adequate rest. Drink plenty of water. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle.
Take care.


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