Blighted ovum

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What is blighted ovum?

A blighted ovum is when a fertilized egg implants into the uterus, develops a placenta and membrane, but embryo development does not occur. Some reasons this may happen are due to chromosomal abnormalities in the fertilized egg. It is a common cause for miscarriage.

Common symptoms reported by people with blighted ovum

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with blighted ovum

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Compare treatments taken by people with blighted ovum

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Who has blighted ovum on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 3
40s 1
50s 2
60s 0
70+ 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 8

These charts show data from blighted ovum patients who have completed their condition history
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