Differential diagnosis for PV bleeding in pregnancy

Per vaginal (PV) bleeding during pregnancy is a common clinical presentation that often necessitates obstetric ultrasound for the assessment of the hemorrhage, and of fetal well being.

The potential causes vary with the stage of gestation.

Bleeding in the first trimester
Bleeding in second and third trimesters

See also

Article information

rID: 13290
System: Obstetrics
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Differential diagnosis for uterine bleeding in pregnancy
  • Causes of bleeding in pregnancy
  • Uterine bleeding in pregnancy
  • Bleeding during pregnancy
  • Differential diagnosis for haemorrhage in pregnancy

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