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Dearborn, MI
A 36-year-old male asked about a 33-year-old female:

My wife last 2 months when she has her period she gets itchy down there n not normal. the bleeding brownish not a lot. she has the mirena (levonorgestrel) iud since jan 2015. what could be the reason n what u suggest.

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal yeast infect: It might be a vaginal yeast infection that her GYN MD can discover post period and resolve with medication as it sounds like she is "itching" to see him/her.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
See GYN: Mostly or entirely related to Mirena (levonorgestrel). Scanty or absent menstrual blood due to the hormone in the IUD.

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Last updated Nov 26, 2015

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