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brown discharge 3 weeks after period

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Non-ovulatory blood: Brown discharge is most likely old blood from slow spotting. Many girls this age do not ovulate regularly, so the lining of the uterus builds up unti ... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clare Wilmot
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Infection of cervix: Sounds like a gyn type of infection.. See the clinic and get some cultures.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
21 years experience Integrative Medicine
Get tested for STD: If you had unprotected sex, this brown discharge could be a sign of a sexually transmitted disease. You need to have a pelvic exam with swabs to test ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many options : Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Anselmi
Specializes in Family Medicine
Probably normal: One day of brown spotting after a period is normal. It should not be black discharge and should not be heavy. Multiple days of tail end brown bleedi ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular bleeding: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Pregnancy is always a possibility. Obtain a home pregnancy test. They become positive at about the time you're ready to start your next expected per ... Read More
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: Breakthrough bleeding (brown or red) is common and is typically due to changes in hormones (estrogen and progesterone) and your cycle. If it persists ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phabillia Afflack
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: It is common for the brown discharge to appear at the beginning or the end of a period.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Can't predict that: It is usually just old blood being cleaned out of the uterus. It can be related to hormone imbalances.
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