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A 27-year-old female asked:

Had my last period 16 days ago but now im on what it looks like a period.it started yesterday with a brown discharge,even now is blood but is kind of light brown.my breasts are tender and sensitive like what id normal have before a period,headaches?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex, if you have sex.

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