A 49-year-old member asked:
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what would be some cause for brown dishcharge in place of a period?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Anovulation: Yu've experienced a missed cycle. These are most commonly due to anovulation. This occurs when the ovary fails to release an egg. This alters hormonal levels which disrupts the cycle.
Answered on Mar 25, 2018

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