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A 19-year-old female asked:

Hi, i'm 6-7 weeks pregnant and i still have my period. but my cycles are shrt, they're only 5 days now. my last one had dark brown blood&was heavier..

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Dr. Scott Hacking
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Bleeding: Bleeding while pregnant is not normal. You need a pelvic exam, an ultrasound, and serial HCG blood tests since you may be having complications. Ectopic pregnancy or spontaneous abortion are possible. Go to the ER or your GYN.
Last updated Aug 1, 2016

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