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is red urine normal with a period?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Hematuria: Hematuria or bleeding into the urinary tract is abnormal. If bloody urine occurs during menstrual period only it's likely that vaginal blood contaminated the urine. Try to separate vaginal blood when you urinate,if possible, to be sure.

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