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Dr said couldnt find a heartbeat at 7weeks said would

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Dr said couldnt find a heartbeat at 7weeks said would miscarry within 3weeks said no need to come back is there any hope do I need to get a second opnion
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  khagihara replied 4 months ago.

If you had regular periods, most likely you would miscarry. Most cause of miscarriage is chromosomal abnormality of the fetus not related to the parents' chromosomes. The fetus can't grow and get heartbeats because of the abnormal chromosome. You should expect next pregnancy.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Is there a possibility she just couldn't find the heartbeat
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Do I need a second opinion
Expert:  khagihara replied 4 months ago.

Sorry there is no possibility. Second opinion will be same answer.