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continuous brown discharge after period

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 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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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Brown discharge: May be older, deoxygenated blood. This may be some residual blood/tissue being shed. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes rednes ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Have it checked : How long after the period you have brown discharge, it may be normal if it is just at the end of periods but get it checked by your gynecologist.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Residual / old blood: Not a problem. As blood ages it turns from red to brown to black.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
43 years experience Pediatrics
Could be normal: could be normal,sometimes there may be ovulation more than once every 28 days--could be an early miscarriage too.if it recurs you need to see your gyn ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes: What you described is normal variation on menstrual cycles. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you ... Read More
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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