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Huntington, UT
A 24-year-old female asked:

My period came early and only lasted 3 days?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Irregular menses: Reasons for irregularity include weight gain or loss, breastfeeding, alcohol use, eating disorders, marked emotional stress, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, cervical polyps, polycystic ovarian syndrome, excessive exercise & pregnancy. When a girl has just started menstruating & around the time of menopause periods can be irregular.

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Olympia, WA
A 19-year-old female asked:

My period came early and only lasted 3 days is that normal?

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Yes: Period lengths can vary by 2 to 3 days and be quite normal
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A female asked:

Why was my last period only for three days and my expect period came two days early?

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Dr. Ifeoma Nnaji
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Likely normal: Normal menstrual cycle is between 25-35 days and each period can last 3-7 days. If your falls in this category then all is well. If still concerned, then see a physician. Good health.
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A 32-year-old female asked:

My period came 3 days early and only lasted 2 days is that normal? If not, what could it mean?

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Irregular period: Different bleeding patterns are not all that unusual but to be sure make sure you are not pregnant. You may have a urinary infection or a vaginal infection. Your doctor can sort it out.
Philadelphia, PA
A 21-year-old female asked:

He came in me 3 days after my period went off?

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Dr. Jeff Durgin
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? Pregnancy: Ovulation is often unpredictable and one should always use appropriate contraception if pregnancy is a concern. Condoms have the benefit of protecting against most sexually transmitted diseases.
A 23-year-old female asked:

My period came three Days Early. What do that mean?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Herb Coussons
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Early ovulation: If your periods are regular, then they start about 14 days after ovulation. So if your period started early, then it likely just means you ovulated early. If cycles continue to have a pattern of increased frequency it could be a sign of a bigger problem and you should be seen.
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