Other FAQs About Pregnancy Loss (Before 20 Weeks of Pregnancy)

Basic information for topics, such as "What is it?" and "How many people are affected?" is available in the About Pregnancy Loss section. Answers to other Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) specific to pregnancy loss are in this section.


  1. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). (2016). Frequently asked questions FAQ100: Pregnancy. Repeated miscarriage. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from https://www.acog.org/womens-health/faqs/repeated-miscarriages 
  2. NICHD. (2016). Trying to conceive soon after a pregnancy loss may increase chances of live birth. Retrieved July 24, 2017, from https://www.nichd.nih.gov/news/releases/Pages/011116-conception-pregnancy-loss.aspx
  3. American Society for Reproductive Medicine. (2012). Evaluation and treatment of recurrent pregnancy loss: A committee opinion. Fertility and Sterility, 98(5), 1103–1111. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from http://www.asrm.org/globalassets/asrm/asrm-content/news-and-publications/practice-guidelines/for-non-members/evaluation_and_treatment_of_recurrent_pregnancy_loss_a_committee_opinion-noprint.pdf  (PDF 294 KB)
  4. ACOG. (2015). Early pregnancy loss. Practice Bulletin No. 150. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 125, 1258–1267. Retrieved February 20, 2018, from http://www.acog.org/Resources-And-Publications/Practice-Bulletins/Committee-on-Practice-Bulletins-Gynecology/Early-Pregnancy-Loss 
  5. ACOG.(2016). Frequently asked questions FAQ038: Bleeding during pregnancy. Retrieved February 20, 2018, from https://www.acog.org/Patients/FAQs/Bleeding-During-Pregnancy?IsMobileSet=false 
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