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A 16-year-old female asked:

I missed one of my periods and recently got it this month. is it normal if the blood is more of a darkish brown?

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Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
The darkish brown: Suggests that the blood has a delayed transit time in the vagina.If your perio was particularly light, it would take longer to flow,thus the darker blood.
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