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A 32-year-old member asked:

After having unprotected sex for the first time, can hymen bleeding be brown or does it mean i am pregnant?

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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Yes & yes: Color depends on age & rate of bleeding. Unprotected intercourse always has potential for pregnancy, increases around mid-cycle / ovulation. If concerned, check home pregnancy test. In future, condoms can prevent unintended pregnancy and sti.
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Last updated Aug 7, 2013

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