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A 37-year-old member asked:

Irregular and light spotting what does this mean?

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Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 47 years experience
Depends: On your age. Could be due to hormonal irregularities or pathology in the female organs. See your gyn.

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A 18-year-old female asked:

What does light spotting mean?

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Dr. Victoria Hagstrom
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Menstrual bleeding: Light spotting refers to a small amount of vaginal blood flow, like a very light period. It can be normal to have spotting with ovulation or at the beginning or end of a normal period, or during the sugar pill week if taking birth control pill. If it happens while pregnant or after menopause, it should be checked out.
Last updated Jul 25, 2013


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