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spotting at ovulation

A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Yelian
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Spotting at ovulation time is common, it is due to a small dip of your estrogen level during that time.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 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 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible.: It is possible you had a miscarriage, or that you never became pregnant this month. It is normal for there to be some variation in the cycle length fr ... Read More
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Dr. Mohammed Younus
31 years experience Psychiatry
May be may be not: Even in women who have regular periods, once in a while it can start a week early. Bleeding due to miscarriage is usually heavier and may be associat ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not "spot on"!: There is no requirement to have spotting at ovulation in order to get pregnant. As a matter of fact, most do not.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Seligmann
14 years experience Pediatrics
Spotting: Spotting is a small amount of vaginal bleeding that can occur which is unrelated to ovulatory cycles.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Dean
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: You can spot during ovulation.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veronica Orick
21 years experience Family Medicine
Unkown: Most women do not experience ovulation spotting, but since you seem to know what it is... did you talk with a Gyn about this? If not, you should go g ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Normal: Spotting at ovulation occurs when a small amount of bleeding occurs at release of the ovum and travels into the uterus and out.....Its normal but don' ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: Many women do have spotting around the time of ovulation. That is quite common and very normal. It is due to the transient drop in estrogen levels t ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Some women will spot for a few hours to a few days at the time of ovulation. This occurs because of the rapid hormone changes at this time. Being a ... Read More
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