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Bakersfield, CA
A 28-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to have an irregular period after your 6 week check up?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
6 week after baby? : I assume your are referring to a six week post partum visit. If so then yes it is normal. It takes awhile for some people to have normal periods after having a baby. It takes even longer if you are breastfeeding.
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