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had period for 3 days and spotting for 2 days

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Morse
27 years experience Urogynecology
Ok to observe : Occasional irregular bleeding is generally not worrisome. If the problem continues for a few cycles, a gyn provider should be consulted.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Anovulatory bleeding: Pregnancy is always on the list of possibilities when a woman has abnormal uterine bleeding or cycles. You may also be having anovulatory cycles (cyc ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Breakthrough bleed: usuually due to hormonal vatiations and fluctuations. I f having unprotected sexual intercourse get a pregnancy test.
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A female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Not certain if..: .. you mean 2 pregnancy tests were negative? Vaginal spotting, or irregular menses, can be related to a number of different factors, including nutriti ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
There are: A large variety of mental and physical causes for delayed or missed periods, and most of them are of no significance and resolve spontaneously. If yo ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
I would check: A pregnancy test. You had bleeding that sounds like a period just a bit irregular. We never say never though for pregnancy and if u r having unprote ... Read More
A female 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
A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
GYN: Time for a GYN exam, pelvic exam and culture of vaginal discharge.. Always protect yourself with condoms and BC pills.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon a ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Probably not: You are bleeding. You are having your period. This means you are not pregnant. If you doubt this then please do a pregnancy test.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danae Steele
30 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Maybe: You could have had a very early miscarriage or you could just have had a late period. The only way to tell would be to do a blood pregnancy test, whi ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Sieb
13 years experience Family Medicine
Irregular bleeding: It's not that terribly uncommon for women of childbearing age to have some kind of irregular bleeding or irregular cycles at some point during their c ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: You should ovulate about 16-17 days after you start your period. You should be ok at 9 days.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rachel Wagner
19 years experience Family Medicine
Home pregnancy tests: Can detect the substance HCG sometimes as early as 4 days before your menses depending on the test. If you are pregnant the amount of HCG in your bloo ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Namesake advice: This bleeding pattern is obviously very abnormal caused by unknown events in your menstrual cycle. This will require a local GYN MD to assess if it pe ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Could be normal: But you could have hormonal changes. Many things like illnesses, stress and pregnancy might explain your symptoms. Please see your gyn. Tough to give ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Period change: Could be variation, sometimes w/ stress can vary.Could have been miscarriage . Would need ultrasound as once you miscarry HCG goes down, but may consi ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Holden
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
Unusual cycles: One or two unusual cycles do not usually suggest something bad is happening to you. If your cycles persist with clotting, and especially if symptoms ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Might be related to: use of Plan B. Potential side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period).
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Likely a normal: Variation. Spotting for a few days after a period, as an isolated event is not a cause for concern. However, if these symptoms persist for 2-3 periods ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 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
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: But if you are depending on the morning after pill for protection you will eventually get caught. Over the counter home pregnancy tests are readily a ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Late period: It sounds like you are just having a late period since your pregnancy test is negative and you are having bloody discharge. If pregnancy is not desire ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Common complaint: 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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