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i had my period from 1st oct to 6th oct now i m spotting again since 22nd oct. usually my periods are normal (28days cycle). what can be the reason?

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Dr. Abraham Morse
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Change in menstruati: There can be many reasons including the beginning of transition to menopause. Further evaluation can be done by a pcp or gyn.

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Last cycle I got my period close to a week late. A week after that I had spotting. Now i'm a week late and don't have my period?

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A member asked:

I had my period from 1st oct to 6th oct now i m spotting again since 22nd oct. Usually my periods are normal (28days cycle). Wat can be the reason?

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Dr. Kevin Fleishman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Anovulation: If you do not ovulate regularly you will not have a regulare period. Common reasons could be stress, weight changes and thyroid dysfunction.

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