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A 16-year-old female asked:

my period for some reason changed last year in november n now i've been getting it really late and it last 2-5 days usually it's 7days? blood is brown

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Dr. Michelle Jones singer
Gynecology 38 years experience
Normal: A normal cycle can be 21-45 days and last 2-7 days. Your cycles will change. This is normal.

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