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Very Early Pregnancy Symptom

Symptom Details

Implantation bleeding or spotting is a normal pregnancy symptom and may occur from 6-12 days after conception. Many women do not experience this symptom at all. Each woman who does will experience it very differently - Some will spot lightly for a couple of hours, while others may have some light spotting for a few days. If the bleeding occurs after the expected period, it is usually not attributed to implantation. Studies show that anywhere from 20-30% of women experience some degree of bleeding in early pregnancy. Approximately half of pregnant women who bleed will go on to have a normal, healthy pregnancy. Be sure to contact your physician if you experience heavy bleeding or bleeding accompanied by painful cramping, or if you feel the bleeding is not "normal".

Comparison Chart

The chart below shows a comparison between the number of times this symptom was experienced by pregnant vs non-pregnant women.

**NOTE: Data for 15-21 dpo tends to be lower than expected as many women stop tracking symptoms after a positive pregnancy test.

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What Day Past Ovulation are you? Is this a new symptom?
  • 1 day ago » guest said:
    13dpo thick clear mucus mixed with pink and red blood. But stopped and hour ago. Little cramping. Period due tomora so it's probably it.
  • 5 weeks ago » mscmarks said:
    I'm 9dpo I took a nap and went to the bathroom and saw the strain, wiped it was light discharge. af due in 6 days
  • 6 weeks ago » msjanet018 said:
    9 dpo started spotting this am light red/pink. i have never spotted before
  • 6 weeks ago » Machupichu said:
    Spotting 6dpo at least it think it's spotting? Blood on tissue when I wipe but not on panty liner (tmi -sorry)
  • 6 weeks ago » charl1993 said:
    im 11 days past ovulation amd started spotting btown stuff
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