A 27-year-old female asked:
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i had my period 2 weeks ago and now im bleeding again very light and it comes and goes i also had a tubal ligation 2 years ago what could this mean?

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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 problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.
Answered on Oct 1, 2013
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