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i've had thick brown discharge for a week why?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Brown discharge is : Usually older, deoxygenated blood being released from the uterus. Don't know if you had break through bleeding or if this occurred during your period time.
Answered on Jun 26, 2018

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