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A 32-year-old female asked:

menstrual cycles for last 8ms avg 22-56 days. last was 24 days late, bled 22 days, this mo heavy bleeding 1 super+ tampon an hour, what could it be?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Many options: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infection, polyps, fibroids and hormonal changes can cause spotting. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test.

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Last updated Sep 5, 2015

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