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8 weeks pregnant and had some spotting yesterday. Drs office is closed for the long weekend but I talked to the on-call nurse who said to call back if it gets heavier. Anyone else had this experience? Trying to stay calm but quite worried.

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Thanks, all. UPDATE: went to the Dr today and all looks good with baby 🙌. The found a large polyp on my cervix that they think may have been the cause of the bleeding and removed it. Feeling relieved.

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I think you will know if it becomes worrisome, it will be a lot more than spotting. Try to keep your mind busy.. a good book?

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I spotted early on around 6-10 weeks and now have a healthy baby boy. Sending positive thoughts your way!!

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I had very light spotting too around weeks 8-10. Currently at 30 weeks. Completely understand being worried - I was too, but the nurse said to come in only if I had to change pads.

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I had spotting around 6-7 weeks, and my doctor said it was normal. Hang in there and stay positive!

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If you start having pain or more bleeding, head to the ER right away.

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I personally have not but both my sister and mother spotted during their pregnancies without any abnormalities. Do you have any other symptoms like cramping or fever? If so, then I’d call back or try to see someone else. Hang in there!

Totally understandable to be worried. Take it easy, drink lots of water, and try to schedule something for tomorrow. Good luck!!!

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