U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Lubbock, TX
A 17-year-old female asked:

My period is due 5/5 but i had unprotected sex on 4/21 which is the day of ovulation. today i was spotting but with mucus and brownish red blood. why?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jennifer Monti
A Verified Doctoranswered
A US doctor answeredLearn more
Could be implant: I do not want to frighten you but bleeding at this point could by the result of a zygote (union of egg and sperm) attempting to burrow into the lining of the uterus. You should refrain from alcohol and other dangerous behaviors until you have either had your period or know the result of pregnancy testing.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Feb 2, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.