Bleeding in Early Pregnancy: What Does It Mean?
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Passing Blood Clots During Pregnancy
About one blood every four women will have vaginal bleeding during the first few months of pregnancy. Many things can cause it. Some of the most common causes are threatened abortion, ectopic eck-TAH-pick pregnancy, and spontaneous abortion. A threatened abortion is when there is bleeding from the uterus but the pregnancy is still normal.
Sometimes a blood clot forms in the uterus, increasing the risk of miscarriage. However, most women who have a threatened miscarriage will deliver peeing healthy baby.