in Medical Science by

1 Answer

0 like 0 dislike
Best answer

A miscarriage is the loss of your baby before 20 weeks of pregnancy. The loss of a baby after 20 weeks is called a stillbirth.

Up to 1 in 5 confirmed pregnancies end in miscarriage before 20 weeks, but many other women miscarry without having realized they are pregnant.

Common signs of miscarriage include:

  • cramping tummy pain, similar to period pain
  • vaginal bleeding

If you think you are having a miscarriage, see your doctor or go to your local emergency department.

Many women experience vaginal spotting in the first trimester that does not result in pregnancy loss.

© https://www.pregnancybirthbaby.org.au/miscarriage

by
626 questions
612 answers
0 comments
3 users