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A 18-year-old female asked:

I haven't had a period in three months and now there is dark brown discharge?

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Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 32 years experience
Irregular menses: Menstrual flow isn't always bright red. Color depends upon flow rate as well as oxidation duration. Irregular menses are common in young women. Discuss birth control options w/your Family Doc, GYN or Planned Parenthood. Hormonal birth control pills often used to regulate menses.
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