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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
This is likely to: Be your period. Brown blood is just older, deoxygenated blood. Take care.

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doct ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lillian Schapiro
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your gyn: If it is the time of your regular period, it may just be a light period, part of perimenopausal changes. If it is not at the time of your period, you ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Can I be pregnant?: Yes. Of course. Every professional from your doctor to the pharmacist has warned you that missing pills can very easily lead to pregnancy. Why are yo ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kimberlynn Heller
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sexually active?: If you are sexually active and have not used protection, you could be pregnant. First step is to take a pregnancy test. If the test is negative, and ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Timing? : If its at the regular time then it's just a weird cycle. If its at the wrong time then it's just breakthrough bleeding. If it continues the next few c ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not: This probably represents simply a very light period and, in the absence of any other symptoms, is probably not cause to worry. A home pregnancy test ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracey Leaver-Williams
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: Quite normal and not a problem. Don't worry, just carry on.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take a preg test : It is very easy to rule out. Do a home pregnancy test and in minutes you will have your answer.
A female asked:
Dr. Liza Kunz
Dr. Liza Kunz answered
21 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Take a test!: Especially if you have not had your regular period in march, it is a good idea to take a home pregnancy test. If you don't want to be pregnant, start ... Read More

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