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my period is a week late i took a home test and it was negative but i had light pink spotting when i wiped 2 days after my period was due?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Irregular bleeding i: If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections &  hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do  a home pregnancy test .  there are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.

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A 19-year-old female asked:

I had my period for a week and 2 days later i had a little bit of a light pink spotting then it when away a hour later. What could this mean?

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Dr. Farrah Ahmad
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Normal: Periods is uterine wall breakdown and bledding due to hormonal changes. Its normal to have some spotting and changes in bleeding depending on your hormonal fluctuation.

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