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Spotting 8 days before period

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Late peroid: yes you could be. Best to check home pregnancy test with first morning urine. If negative and period does not come in 1 week recheck pregnancy test ag... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monica Michel
Family Medicine 13 years experience
Potential: This could be potential but more factors need to be considered such as- unprotected sex and the absence of birth control. I would take a pregnancy tes... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
See below: Yes it is possible, but you might need to wait a few more days for an accurate pregnancy test.
Dr. Mary Esther Carlin
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 52 years experience
Yes: Run a pregnancy test . If pregnant, seek prenatal care.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Breakthrough: This is breakthrough bleeding and at 46 years of age it can be normal. One episode is likely due to hormonal shifts, but should it continue you shoul... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
This could be: Break through bleeding related to hormonal imbalance.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Not necessarily normal but not unusual. If it persists would recommend seeing your Gyn or PCP for a pelvic exam to be sure there is not something unu... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 11 years experience
Pregnancy test: The HCG level is generally detectable a week after the first missed day of your period or 2-3 weeks after conception. Recommend rechecking the home p... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
It may be: Break throught bleeding related to hormone imbalances.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
An imbalance of : Estrogen ; Progesterone could be a cause.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Can be normal: There is a certain amount of variation in the periods that is normal. So if it happens occasionally it is likely nothing to worry about. If there is... Read More