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Dr. Vanita Patel
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: That can be normal.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular periods: 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 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthea h.h. Bossert
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Delayed menstruation: You provide too little information for a clear answer. I suggest that you contact your regular GP to discuss this issue and the need for a physical ex ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take preg test: Implantation bleeding is not really as common as the internet would have you believe. When it does happen it's usually 6-12 days after ovulation. A ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Kennedy
26 years experience Pediatrics
Menstrual changes: After a woman gives birth to a baby, the pattern of bleeding with periods. Darker red blood may be normal. The amount of blood flow may decrease for ... Read More
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A 18-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 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Change in menses: If your current menstrual periods are 28-34 days apart, and pregnancy is not a concern, this may just be a normal variation for you. If you are refer ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: It can take hours to days for the blood to exit the vagina during the menses. Trhe older the blood, the darker it is.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Black = old blood: The color of the blood in your menstrual cycle is not useful or relevant. It reflects how long the blood has been sitting inside your uterus or at the ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Brown or black colored discharge is old blood... Meaning that it may have been blood from days or even weeks ago. If that's all you had, meaning you d ... Read More
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