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A 18-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to bleed out brown & have clots during the first few days of my menstrual period?

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Dr. Stephen Richards
Obstetrics & Gynecology 43 years experience
Yes: This is called premenstrual spotting (though more than that for you)-if this is a new thing, you should be evaluated. It is not necessarily bad.
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