A member asked:

Are period blood clots normal in a 12 year old? she have her period since she was 11 but sometimes she get what i call big blood clots like 2 inch. most of the times she get pelvic pain and when she goes to the bathroom there's a blood clot?

2 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Birendra Tandan answered

Specializes in Urology

It can occur but I suggest you take her to a Gyn.

Answered Sep 3, 2021


Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

Clots usually indicate excessive blood loss during periods. It would be prudent to contact a gynecologist for an evaluation. She should take oral iron and multivitamins to prevent anemia.

Answered Sep 12, 2021



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