A 19-year-old female asked:
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on and off diarrhea for over a week and then strong period cramps and extremely light spotting when period is due. what doesthis mean?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gastroenterologist: I would schedule a visit with gastroenterologist. Let them evaluate your diarrhea and try to determine if it is in fact related to your menstrual cycle. If needed they can can consult an obgyn.
Answered on Apr 9, 2014

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See your doc: A pregnancy test is warranted media rely. Visit to your gyn. You need to rule out pregnancy.

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