Among the many benefits of pregnancy as a physiological process and as a period in a woman's life, it is undeniable that for nine months now you can forget about the monthly. If the pregnancy is normal, then there are no pads and pains in the lower abdomen, and for many it makes life much easier.
However, unfortunately, a successful pregnancy has recently become more of an exception than a rule. Stresses, nervous tension, living conditions and so on & hellip; All this affects the condition of the woman and, consequently, the developing fetus. It's worth to be worried - and now there is a daub. The threat of termination of pregnancy is no longer something out of the ordinary for anyone, but rather, on the contrary, it becomes a regularity. Therefore, if you have bloody vaginal discharge, do not hesitate and do not think - immediately to the doctor. And if also with blood clots & hellip; In general, not very good, of course, this should not be. Bloody clots are bad forerunners.
Clots when threatened with miscarriage
Bleeding is the most revealing symptom in the threat of termination of pregnancy. In this case, blood clots can also leave the vagina. If spotting is bright red - call an ambulance immediately or better, if there is such an opportunity, immediately go to the hospital, without waiting for the doctors to come.
You should know, that in addition to bleeding with a threat of miscarriage, a woman may experience colic and abdominal pain, weakness, body temperature may be increased, and sometimes vomiting also joins.
Clots in the hematoma
There may be a hematoma during pregnancy - then a selection of dark brown color. With a hematoma, a fetal egg exfoliates from the uterine wall and blood begins to gather in this place. In this case, dark, often smearing vaginal discharge can also be accompanied by clots.
In any case, even if there is no bleeding, but krovit with clots, this is bad. Do not hesitate to visit a doctor. Especially high probability of miscarriage in the early stages of pregnancy.
Clots during spontaneous abortion
It's hard to talk about this, but spontaneous miscarriages or abortions, alas, still happen and often. The woman begins cramping pains, which are constantly intensifying. In this case, the cervix opens, and the uterus begins to contract, pushing out the fruit. Everything is accompanied by secretions of blood with splotches of blood clots and even fragments of tissue - the fetal egg exfoliates. In such cases, abortion is rarely avoided. After the product of fertilization comes out (the so-called tissue emerging from the vagina in the form of a clot, from which the embryo was to form), the contractions cease. This indicates that the miscarriage took place. Mostly this happens in the first days and weeks of pregnancy.
The danger of spontaneous abortion lies in the fact that not all tissues can go out, and the remains of the fetal egg are still in the uterine cavity. Therefore, it is necessary to carry out scraping to prevent the development of serious infections and complications.
Clots with a stiff pregnancy
It happens that the fetus freezes in the womb of the mother. There are many factors that can be the fault of this. But it is not at all necessary that a woman immediately learns what happened, especially in the early stages, when there are no shifts yet. Usually after a few days, or even weeks after the fading of the embryo, bleeding may occur, accompanied by the release of blood clots.
Clots in thrombophlebitis
However, during pregnancy, there may be other kinds of blood clots - in the veins and blood vessels. It's about thrombophlebitis. The fact is that the blood of a pregnant woman also undergoes certain changes: in particular, the composition of the blood and the mechanisms of its clotting change. Also during this period the blood circulation of the woman is somewhat slowed down - the growing tummy presses on the blood vessels. All this may be the cause of the appearance of blood clots in the vessels, which occurs in 1% of pregnant women. Therefore, if you have encountered a similar problem before, it is necessary to tell your gynecologist about it when registering.
Do not worry much if the blood clots are visible on the surface of the legs - in the veins. It does not represent a special danger, but it requires treatment: you will be prescribed analgesics, local heat, a bandage on your leg. You should consult your doctor, even if you do not observe clots close to the surface of the skin, in such cases: the legs are pale and cold, red lines are visible above the veins, part of the leg may become swollen, become soft and hot, soreness in the leg.
White clots with thrush
When it comes to clots secreted from the vagina during pregnancy, it can also be white clots of mucus. If at the same time they have a curdled consistency and a characteristic sour smell - you have thrush. There is also a feeling of severe itching and even burning in the vagina. During gestation, candidiasis simply attacks the weakened body of a woman. The disease can manifest itself in any of the trimesters or it will appear already from the first days and do not pass right up to the very end of the term. It is necessary to be cured before the onset of labor. Wear only natural linen, lubricate the vagina with kefir, do not use soap for intimate hygiene - wash away with a solution of soda. What else to do in such cases - read on our website.
Whatever clots you have, and yet you should find out the reason for their appearance and do everything that is required in your situation. May your pregnancy not be overshadowed by such unpleasant things!