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A 19-year-old female asked:

my last period started on the 26th of march and i had spotting on 11th of april. cyle of around 30 days still waiting for next. what could this mean?

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Dr. Stephen Richards
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Spotting: You spotted near time of ovulation. If your period is late, you should get pregnancy test.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Common: Irregular periods are 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 & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.

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