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A 35-year-old female asked:

Started higher bc due to spotting. first 2mo on new pill minimal spotting. 3rd month now and spotting/btb half the month. always take on time. ???

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Evaluation: Have your doctor do a specialized sonogram called a sonohystogram or a diagnostic hysteroscopy. Persistent mid cycle bleeding often is caused by small endometrial polyps which can be surgically removed. A Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD may work better than oral contraceptives.

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Last updated Aug 21, 2016

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