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Period 3 days late and spotting

A female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 45 years experience
If there is any: chance you could be pregnant, I would check a home pregnancy test now. They are very accurate once you have missed your period. I predict it will be n... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Normal : Since you are age 44 and have been having periods for a long time you are the best person to know if this is a normal pattern for you. At this age som... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Normal: Definitely this type of spotting can be normal prior to a menstrual cycle. Given that you're a little bit late with your cycle, you may want to take a... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Collins
Dr. Donald Collinsanswered
Family Medicine 41 years experience
Yes: You could be pregnant. You also may have a vaginal infection or STD. You should be checked by a doctor.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
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 female asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Trananswered
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Normal: that is normal. just residual blood. it should go away soon
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Period: I would think this is likely a period that is a little late. If you think it might be somehting pregnancy related, you need to check a pregnancy test... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Pregnancy or: An ovarian cyst could give these signs.I would start with checking for pregnancy
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
It happens sometimes: Many women have occasional variation of their mucus discharge, some spotting between periods, a heavier period, a lighter period, a longer or shorter ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
Probably not: When you take a morning after pill, it can alter the subsequent period. You can have early bleeding or late bleeding, or prolonged spotting. These sym... Read More

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