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A 46-year-old female asked:

Spotting and 10 day late period. then normal period for 5 days but went to light bleeding (scant) for 4 days now. i'm 47. hormones or perimenopause?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Evaluation: Menstrual changes are quite common as one approaches the perimenopausal years as the hormonal production starts to slow. One should not assume this is the cause until a proper evaluation has been done

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