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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Brown discharge: May be older, deoxygenated blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical e ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Fakinos
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably ok: It's not unusual to get an occasional period that is different in character from your typical period. Especially if you're on a hormonal contraceptiv ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barbara Coulter-Smith
31 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably: If you have had your Depo-Provera pro era shots on time this may be normal as many women spot and do not have regular men's trial cycles. Check a pre ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Brown discharge: Brown discharge often contains older, deoxygenated blood ; may be seen after the period. Maybe this was your period?
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: These types of discharge perimenstrually are common and not dangerous.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nothing: Not uncommon to have episodes where your periods come every few months, then a slight brownish discharge. Do a pregnancy test, if negative get evalua ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
The light brown may: Be old, deoxygenated blood. The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: i ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Casella
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
May be pregnant.: May also be an ectopic pregnancy. Need to have pregnancy test done asap.
A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Was the brown D/C: when you would have anticipated your period? If yes, that might have been your period. Brown d/c can be older blood being cleaned from the uterus. If ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
On the pill?: If you are on the oral contraceptive pill, then the brown discharge may have been your period. If not, get a pregnancy test or see your gyn md to be c ... Read More
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