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i have blood clots occasionally during my period. yesterday i didn't bleed at all and then today had a dark brown almost black period with small clot?

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Old blood: the dark brown/black discarge is old menstrual blood and the clot is just a consolidation of old blood cells. If bleeding or clotting heavily, see you GYN.
Answered on Nov 15, 2016

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