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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: They may be if they're consistent and asymptomatic.

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Heavy periods: There are multiple options for heavy periods. Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carisa Hines
20 years experience Palliative Care
Irregular menses: Given that this irregularity has persisted for an extended period, I would follow up with your Gynecologist for further evaluation.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not sure why.: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in earl ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colleen Foos
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lots of possibilitie: Perimenopause, anatomical abnormality (fibroid, polyp, cancer), infection, abnormal thyroid function. Needs eval by gyn.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Thyroid issues: I know that low or high thyroid can cause this. Also high prolactin levels. Get checked via a blood test and clinical exam and history by your pcp.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robyn Faye
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Needs evaluation : Should be seen by Gyn practitioner for endometrial evaluation with tissue and Us.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Childs
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Clomid (clomiphene): Pregnancy is always a possibility when using Clomid (clomiphene) induction of ovulation. Sometimes ovulation may happen later than expected therefore ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: And general this could be hormones or pregnancy see physician for specific diagnosis
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not usually: Usually means your cycles are not regulated, a hormone problem, or a problem in the endometrium , please see your gyn for a work-up.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Well: You need to take a pregnancy test. Spotting and or irregular period does not mean you are pregnant
A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Normal: Normal. If having unprotected intercourse do a home pregnancy test in 1 weeek.
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A member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Check a preg test : Over the counter pregnancy tests are cheap and reliable. Go do one and then you will know and you won't have to worry about it any more. If you don't ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy Test: Please do a pregnancy test. If negative, you may have just an unusual hormonal cycle. If your dizziness persists then see a doctor.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Many things can affect regularity of cycles (e.g. Weight changes, diet changes, stress, etc...).
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Around day 14: If you start a five day course of Clomid (clomiphene) on day three then ovulation should occur around day 14. You can buy a home ovulation kit at any ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: You need to focus on your own period pattern . If that was the case all the time , then it is normal for you. Everybody does not get the same amount o ... Read More
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A 30-year-old 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 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please Specify: Getting a period in the beginning and end of the sam month is normal if you have a 26 or 28 day cycle. Anything else, please chart your menstrual cycl ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
That's ok: It is ok to have a light period or even miss your period when you are taking low dose birth control pills.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to guess, but: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: If correct,you are asking for timing of ovulation with respect to menstrual bleeding right? Ovulation typically occurs 12 to 16 days before your next ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
The brown spotting: Is just older, deoxygenated blood being cleaned out of the uterus.
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