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45yrs old. normal 3 day cycle.spotting brownish last 10 days. today increase in amount dark red. history of fibroids 2 surgeries. should i be worried?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Spotting: Irregular bleeding is one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections, polyps, fibroids and hormonal changes can cause spotting. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.

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Last updated Jul 1, 2018

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