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Am i having a miscarrage

i went to the doctor and she said iwas pregnant and that i was 6 weeks and 1 day but she found no heartbeat but that it could be to soon and that i have a bladder infection and i have had pains and i was thinking it could be from the bladder infection but im scared what do you think it could be?

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destiny269

Asked by destiny269 at 3:55 PM on Jun. 12, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • you normally cant see the heartbeat until after 9wks..thats why they make you wait so long usually to do the first u/s...my guess would be the pains are probably from the bladder infection bc they can be painful at times depending on how bad it is...congrats and try not to worry so much it will give you stress you dont need
    jorjiegirl

    Answer by jorjiegirl at 3:57 PM on Jun. 12, 2011

  • the pain is most likely from the bladder infection. Drink a ton of water. If you were miscarrying the doctor would be able to tell you. And six weeks is too soon to hear it most of the time. Stress will make everything worse dear. Try to just stay calm. =]
    kimandeverrett

    Answer by kimandeverrett at 3:57 PM on Jun. 12, 2011

  • Try not to stress. Relax and take it easy. If you are in the process of m/c there isn't much you can do to stop it. I hope everything works out for you! *hugs*
    tspillane

    Answer by tspillane at 4:11 PM on Jun. 12, 2011

  • i wouldnt worry about it.. stress can also cause problems. its probly nothing, and u will have worried for nothing.
    sarahlu

    Answer by sarahlu at 4:11 PM on Jun. 12, 2011

  • Stop worrying! It most likely was too early to hear the HB!
    CaityMarie

    Answer by CaityMarie at 4:31 PM on Jun. 12, 2011

  • The heat starts beating at 18 days, but isn't always detectable. It's easier to detect it via vaginal ultrasound, which only started being used between my 3rd and 4th. With the older one I had to wait months before I got to hear it with the old dopplers.
    attap5

    Answer by attap5 at 4:40 PM on Jun. 12, 2011

  • Most doctors dont check for heartbeat until 8-10 weeks pregnant because you usually cant hear it before then.
    SMG1120

    Answer by SMG1120 at 5:00 PM on Jun. 12, 2011

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