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Question: spotting after childbirth


 aingeal - Tue Jan 17, 2006 10:39 pm

I am 11 weeks post birth, i have had my second period and in the week following have spotted twice, enough to scramble for a pad.
Is this normal after birth (had a C section) as far as i know 6 week pap was normal ( no phone call)
 MaryAnn N, RN - Tue Jan 24, 2006 5:29 am

User avatar Hi Aingeal,

Congratulations on your new family addition. One quick question becuase it could have a bearing on the answer to your question. Are you currently breastfeeding? If not did your breastfeed and if so how long ago did you stop?

MaryAnnRN

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