A 40-year-old female asked:
Pinkish spotting on day 8 of cycle. what does that mean?
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Fertility Medicine 27 years experience
Spotting: Can mean a lot of things. Unfortunately, blood can come from a number of different sites including hemorrhoids, from the urine, from the cervix or from the uterus. Therefore if it persists can be a need for evaluation. If it is from the uterus it may be a variation in the hormone levels, polyp or fibroid in the uterus.
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San Jose, CA
A 28-year-old female asked:
Is it safe to do HSG if on cycle day 8 and still spotting very lightly?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Fertility Medicine 41 years experience
Probably: As long as you know that your not pregnant, minor spotting on day eight while doing a hsg is okay.
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Last updated Apr 26, 2013
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