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A 36-year-old female asked:

Is spotting pink days before ovulation normal ? opks are neg. spotting is cd13 o day is 18-19 why does thia happens am ttc with ds and iui, 36 years o

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Dr. Robert Grieco
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: Hormones are changing rapidly prior to ovulation which in some leads to spotting. Not all bleeding is from inside the uterus. The cervix can in some woman become swollen and bleed easily, especially if there is sexual activity. Good health
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