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A 22-year-old female asked:

had a baby jan 16th, got what i assume is my period february 25th started out spotting 6 days, then heavy for 7 days and now still spotting march 15th?

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Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Not sure: Whether or not you are breast-feeding, you might get a period about this time, but given that the possibility exists of "retained tissue" from the birth, you need to contact your ob/gyn and see if they want to bring you in for an ultrasound.

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Last updated Mar 15, 2014

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