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Pregnancy healthy after fall ?

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my LMP was 21 octoer. had a positive pregnancy test on 24 nov. fell down on my back badly on 4th dec.with the C/O back ache i went to sonologist.the scan showed a gestational sac of 1.6cm with regular outline,fetal poles visible,cardiac activity appreciated.
CRL 0.5cm
gestational age 6 weeks 0 days on dec6.
cervix length 3.4 cm
internal os appears to be closed.
small peri sac bleed of 1cm along superolateral aspect of sac.
i ve no spotting. just a mild back ache. was advised to take bed rest. just wanted to ask was it due to trauma and could it be harmfull. its my 2nd pregnancy. have a 6.5 years old daughter.concieved after so long. its so precious for me. am really scared.


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replied December 8th, 2010
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Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum.
The small peri sac bleeding is not alarming, continue to take bed rest. The bleed could have resulted from the trauma. If the fetal heart is fine, and you are not having bleeding or cramps, then do not worry. Avoid any activity (even intercourse) that can cause strain. Keep your diet with high fiber foods, and fruits to avoid constipation and straining. Be in complete bed rest for about 2-4 weeks. Take a repeat scan for fetal well being at end of 2-4 weeks.
Take care.



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