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A 21-year-old female asked:

Im 4 days early for my period. im spotting . i put a tampon in it has blood on it but its kind of brownish like , what does it mean wit a 28 day cycle?

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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
family medicine 16 years experience
Early period: It sounds like an early period, which on its own, isn't cause for particular alarm. Hormonal variations and changes can cause this to happen. If you are getting more spotting mid cycle, pelvic discomfort/pain or abnormal discharge, you should get an evaluation by your doc.
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