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how long do you bleed after delivery?

they told me 10-21 days

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jess2dope

Asked by jess2dope at 9:11 AM on Jan. 25, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Each person is different. I bled for 3 weeks.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:21 AM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • Everyone is different I bled for the whole 6 weeks.
    southerncharm86

    Answer by southerncharm86 at 9:38 AM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • I bled for about 2 weeks after my 3 vaginal deliveries and only about a week after my csection, but I don't know if that's a typical response or not.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 9:44 AM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • i think 2-8 weeks is normal. w/ a surgical birth, the bleeding often lasts a shorter period of time because some of the stuff is taken out during the surgery :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:08 AM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • I had an emergency C and bled for about 7 days...
    07lilmama1108

    Answer by 07lilmama1108 at 10:16 AM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • The whole 6 weeks, both times!
    khedy

    Answer by khedy at 10:33 AM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • about 6 weeks for #1 and #3. #2 was 2 weeks - I had an infection and ended up having to go for an emergency D&C 6days after delivering.
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 10:58 AM on Jan. 25, 2010

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