Patient :My ovulation period just ended 1 or 2 days ago. My husband & I had sex all but 1 or 2 days during my ovulation period. Ive had mild headaches for the past 3 days & strong cramping hit me tonight. When I went to the bathroom this evening there was blood in my pantries & when I wiped. We are wanting to get pregnant. We are 41 yrs old & ive been off the pill now for 13 months. Does this sound like it may be implantation bleeding?
Thanks for the query to ATD,
If you have had unprotected sex during your fertile period and close to ovulation , then it is likely that the pain and bleed in form of spotting that you experience after 3 days could be an implantation bleed unless proven otherwise. This can be confirmed by opting for a blood serum beta hcg test after a week from the last intercourse to look for beta hcg levels , which if found to be more than 1 , would confirm pregnancy and also that the bleed you had was an implantation bleed.
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wishing you good health,
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