Bleeding Gums/Nose

Early pregnancy symptom

Mucous membranes, including your gums and nose, can become swollen and sensitive during pregnancy. As a result you may notice nose bleeds when you blow too hard or bleeding gums when you brush your teeth. You may also feel like you have a constant runny or stuffy nose. Also a result of higher progesterone levels during pregnancy, your gums may react more to the bacteria in plaque - sometimes referred to as "pregnancy gingivitis" (which affects about 50% of pregnant women).

Includes: Also includes swollen and sensitive gums

 

 

Comparison of how often this symptom is experienced by pregnant vs non-pregnant women.

 


After implantation (9 dpo+)
experiencing this symptom
decreases
the probability of pregnancy

 


Overall (during the luteal phase)
experiencing this symptom
decreases
the probability of pregnancy

 

 

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Summary of chart

An explanation of the affect on the probability of pregnancy for each day past ovulation or group of days.

0 dpo - 1 dpo

Decreases probability of pregnancy

2 dpo

Slightly decreases probability of pregnancy

3 dpo - 9 dpo

Does not significantly affect probability of pregnancy

10 dpo - 15 dpo

Slightly decreases probability of pregnancy

16 dpo - 18 dpo

Does not significantly affect probability of pregnancy

 

Detailed breakdown by DPO

Shows data for days where differences are meaningful.

Day past ovulationPregnant vs non-pregnant
0 dpo 1.5 times less (-30%)
1 dpo 1.4 times less (-24%)
2 dpo 1.2 times less (-16%)
Understanding the data

Pregnant women experience this symptom the number of times listed as often as non-pregnant. The percentage listed refers to the percentage increase or decrease between pregnant and non-pregnant.

Visit the dpo chart pages to view most common and significant positive and negative indicators of pregnancy for each day past ovulation.

 

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Comments

What women are saying about this symptom.

Blwood3292  6 months ago
3dpo nase bleed

Lynsey123  8 months ago
Nose bleed 9 DPO

dragonfly23  8 months ago
7dpo with nose bleed out of the one nostril

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