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A 22-year-old female asked:

before a period is it normal to have a chunk of blood that looks like it might be attached to tissue but when i wipe there is no blood. is it normal?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Menstrual blood: Menstrual blood can have a wide variety of appearances. You can use your past history of menstrual cycles as a guide to determine if this is normal for you. If you are concerned about pregnancy then check a home test.
Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: This can be normal - tissue lining of uterus that is part of menstruation, and blood clots can be seen.

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