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period is a week early and very light

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rachel Chastanet
34 years experience Bariatrics
Stress: While this could mean a variety of things from pregnancy to problems with the uterus or ovaries, the most likely cause would be physical or mental str ... Read More
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Hormonal imbalance: Periods may differ in nature from their usual cycles if there is a hormonal imbalance. Have you been going through a period of stress, intense exercis ... Read More
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doct ... Read More
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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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Maybe: You can check a test at this point to find out. If not, it soulds like you need to consider a better form of birth control.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 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
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Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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Break-thru bleeding: This is "break-through bleeding" or "spotting". It's very common and generally not worrisome. It's usually caused by an imbalance in the hormones pr ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Common problem: 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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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Variation on normal: What you described seems to be normal variation. If you had sex since your last period, you may wish to do a pregnancy test. Menstrual irregularities ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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NO: probably due to small fluctuations in your female hormone levels.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
This might be: Breakthrough bleeding ; not your period. It can occur w imbalance of estrogen and progesterone. Take care.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
29 years experience Family Medicine
Irregular period : It is probably an irregular period, but it might be implantation bleeding. I do hope you are using contraception if you are sexually active.
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