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A 19-year-old female asked:

What does it mean if my period is lasting a few days longer than usual and is bright pink and only shows up when i wipe on the extra days?

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Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
Probably normal: Periods lasting up to 7 days are normal--even when some of the days are very light. Your periods can be regulated if you would like.

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Last updated Apr 13, 2013

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