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A 17-year-old female asked:

I've had 2 full periods in one month, but the month before i had a regular full period as well. this is the first it's happened. what could it be?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Once a year?: A woman with cycles shorter than 29 days (shorter than 1 month) will likely have 1 ovulation per month during the year, but have 2 ovulations during one month of the year (since she has about 13 cycles a year).

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A 31-year-old female asked:

If I had 2 periods in one month, when should I expect my next period?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Rawhi Omar
Pathology 45 years experience
Intermenstrual bleed: One of the two bleedings is not menstrual ; it is abnormal which can be due to hormonal disturbance, other endometrial disease or spontaneous abortion (miscarriage). Your recent clinical history may help sort things out for you..otherwise, get a Gyn exam
Last updated Feb 12, 2014


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