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I have brown to light pink spotting two weeks after my period with light cramping.my husband and i had sex about two days after i finished my peroid.i had a tubal ligation in 2014. what could it mean?

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Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Your hormones are in: .. flux for some reason, so hang on for the ride. Irregular periods and spotting could mean you may have some hormonal imbalance that could be affected by many different factors, including age (if approaching menopause?), nutrition, illness, exercise (or lack of it), body girth, psychological well-being, stress, season, or simple fluctuations of other related hormones (thyroid for example).
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Irregular bleeding: 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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Last updated Jan 12, 2018


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