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A 18-year-old female asked:

light bleeding, mild cramping, dizziness, blacking out, hungry, tired, and what seems like an period but not normal. what is wrong ?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 54 years experience
MENSTRUAL DISORDER: It seems like your mens. Is not normal. You need a check up due to associated sx. Anemia causes dizzy spells.

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