A 19-year-old female asked:
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when having period for five days and two days added on with light spotting does that mean period is still on?

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Dr. Devin Namaky
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes.: Your period starts and ends when the bleeding starts and stops.
Answered on Apr 19, 2013
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