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    Default Bleeding 4 weeks after stillborn?

    Hi all,

    I had two stillborn twins about a month ago via c-section.

    I had the usual bleeding after giving birth, however at exactly a month to the day, had bright red bleeding.

    Is this still post-partum bleeding or my period returning?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Oh sweetheart I'm so, so sorry Huge hugs!
    Yeah it's still postpartum bleeding I'd say. I bled for a few months after having my baby by c section 5 months ago.

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    Hugs. If you haven't been as active and then suddenly start doing more that can sometimes cause your bleeding to get heavy again.

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    Wow, big hugs, that is huge.

    Mine came back about 5w after my last CS. Could be either! Our bodies can be very unpredictable after pregnancy.

    I hope that you are being well looked after by an excellent family and support network.

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    oh hun im so sorry. I'd say yes especially if you have started to be a bit more active.

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    I'm so sorry
    I only bled for 2 weeks after my c-section, 4 weeks later I had my period return, I only knew it was my period when the bleeding came back the next month.

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    I'm so so sorry to hear about your twins we lost our first born son in 2007 at 39wks (I didnt have a c section though) and my bleeding would seem like it was finishing, then come back bright red again. It did it a couple of times, I went back to the doctor and ended up having to have a curette for retained placenta about 6wks after his birth (this was not what I wanted after already loosing our son) but I would think with having a c section it would be harder to have retained placenta?


 

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