Implantation bleeding or spotting is a small or light bleeding that occurs about 6-12 days after conception when the fertilized egg attaches itself to the lining of the uterus(womb).
Because implantation bleeding happens around the same time your period is due, it can be quite confusing distinguishing the two.
Think you are pregnant then take our quiz to find out.
Implantation Bleeding Or Period Quiz
Here is the period or implantation bleeding test:
how long before your missed period does implantation bleeding occur?
Bleeding during implantation occurs anywhere between 2-7 days before your period is due.
This is around 6-12 days after ovulation as occurred.
It is important to note that not all women experience spotting and cramping when implantation is taking place.
Only 1 in 3 women experience implantation bleeding.So it is ok if you don't.
8 Early Pregnancy Symptoms
If you're still not sure if you're pregnant or not.Here are some early pregnancy symptoms:
2.Light Spotting before period
4.Breast soreness or tenderness
5.Fatigue or Tiredness
6.Food craving or Aversion
7. Frequent Urination
8. A missed period
What Does Implantation Spotting Look Like in Pictures
Early pregnancy spotting resembles a light pink or brown blood stains on your panties or toilet paper.
It is very light and scanty and only last for 1-2 days.
This implantation bleeding quiz is to help you determine if you are spotting or having your normal menstruation.If you are yet to take a pregnancy test.Wait a few days until you have a missed period to take one.