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A 21-year-old female asked:

Been spotting for 6 days and still no period. pale pinkish in the mornings, brown in the afternoons and none in the nights. should i be worried?

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Dr. Ira Katz
A Verified Doctoranswered
Endocrinology 25 years experience
Depends: What is the concern over? It is very common for women your age to have an occasional abnormal menstrual period and one period that stops if the next is normal is not reason for concern. However, if there is ANY chance you are pregnant check this now and if negative again in a few days, spotting can occur early in pregnancy. Also if it continues much longer you should get a check up. Don't panic!
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