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Faint spotting 4 days before period

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: If you have been taking the pill regularly, you are unlikely to be pregnant. If you miss your period by 4-5 days, do a home pregnancy test. If the res ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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You would know: by now. At 26 weeks, your uterus would a few inches above your belly button and the fetus would be kicking and moving around. Spotting is common betw ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Spotting: This is nondiagnostic but could be from hormonal imbalance. If pregnancy is a possibility, perform a pregnancy test if you miss your upcoming period. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: This is a normal aging process and is not a cause for concern in anyway. So long as you're still having cycles you're still ovulating. The average age ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Positive pregnancy: Any second line, regardless of lightness, is considered a positive pregnancy test until proven otherwise.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Austin
15 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Positive pregnancy: It is common to get spotting in pregnancy. Most of the time everything is fine, but it is helpful to check with your doc to make sure. Occasionally, p ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spotting: Irregular bleeding is 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 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy bleed: Bleeding in pregnancy is common but never normal. In most cases things are ok but it can indicate a miscarriage or tubal pregnancy. See your doctor fo ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Schedule a visit: You need to schedule a visit for a sonogram and bhcg blood test. Unfortunately this may indicate an early miscarriage.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spotting: If you have been on oral contraceptives then indeed you had PROTECTED intercourse. PROTECTED simply refers to pregnancy. You were of course unprotecte ... Read More

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