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no brown discharge before period

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Gwozdz
46 years experience Family Medicine
miscarriage: Missing a period, with spotty brown bleeding may indicate a miscarriage. Also, an ectopic pregnancy is possible. See your dr for pregnancy test and pe ... Read More
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lots of things : Brown discharge is likely old menstrual blood. Itregular periods is a common problem ob/gyns treat. If you think you might be pregnant check then chec ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Brown discharge: Is likely to be old, deoxygenated blood being cleaned out of your uterus and is likely to be the beginning of your period.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Baughn
48 years experience Internal Medicine
Dried blood: Dried blood.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Brown = old blood: 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 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Adams
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Not "normal", but not necessarily anything serious. If persists, should see gyn.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: In patients who have uterine fibroids, their brown discharge is characteristic of their condition. If the brown discharge occurs every period for you ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Brown discharge : Is likely old, deoxygenated blood. May have breakthrough bleeding. Try not to fret.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Baughn
48 years experience Internal Medicine
Blood: Blood.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spotting: 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 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ali Khazaei
24 years experience Gynecology
Nothing serious: It could be just a normal variation of the initial signs of your period.

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