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Black blood and some small clots for the past three days some small bit of blood in urine never had black blood before period always end?

Black blood and some small clots for the past three days some small bit of blood in urine never had black blood before period always end?

Needs assessment: 2 things are needed fairly promptly here: 1) a pregnancy test and if positive urgent medical attention and 2) a urinalysis to check no infection. There are a variety of other possibilities including pelvic infection, other urinary tract problem that require examination and tests but rapidly excluding a pregnancy related problem or kidney infection is quite important. All the best. ...Read more

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How come I have black blood before my period?

How come I have black blood before my period?

This could be the: Initiation of your period. The black blood may be a combination of de-oxygenated old blood with sloughed endometrial tissue. ...Read more

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Black "blood" a week before period should start. Sometimes has red mixed in. No pain, no smell. Is this normal? Should I be worried? HELP

Black "blood" a week before period should start. Sometimes has red mixed in. No pain, no smell. Is this normal? Should I be worried? HELP

Early cycle: Most women have a 28 day menstrual cycle however it is not uncommon for some women to have a 21 day cycle so it's possible that you are having your period 1 week early and that your next might go back to normal. Nothing to worry about right now unless you are in severe pain or bleeding very very heavily. ...Read more

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Streak of blood two days before period?

Streak of blood two days before period?

That is normal: It is normal to have streak of blood 2days before periods. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have blood one week before period?

Is it normal to have blood one week before period?

Yes: It's normal to have some spotting before you get your period, especially if you aren't taking any hormones or birth control pills. ...Read more

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My wife found dark brown blood 4days before period. What does that indicate?

Fibroid, cyst, pg?: Problems that can cause dark bleeding prior to menses include a fibroid of the uterus, a cyst on an ovary, inflammation of the cervix with or without infection and a pregnancy. She should see a provider and check this out. ...Read more

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Had period for 3 days instead of 5 and on the 4day it wasn't blood it was black, can u tell me why this is so?

Probably normal: Menstrual flow can vary from month to month. So having a 3 day menstrual flow instead of 5 is normal. Also having black flow is normal. Black just means that your normal menstrual blood clotted. Nothing to worry about. ...Read more

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Period 10 days late finally came light but painful for 3 days, 1 day after it ended I had dark brown/black blood?

Period 10 days late finally came light but painful for 3 days, 1 day after it ended I had dark brown/black blood?

Irregular period: Many things cause irregular periods. If you were having unprotected sex it is possible this was a mild miscarriage. It could also be due to normal life stressors. You should reset to a normal period within the next two months. If you miss your next period, take a home pregnancy test. For any other concerns please see you doctor. ...Read more

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I just get my maturation period last 26 of december 2011.And again I get januarary 5 2012. How it heppen/? Black blood is comming

I just get my maturation period last 26 of december 2011.And again I get januarary 5 2012. How it heppen/? Black blood is comming

If: If your menstrual periods were previously regular, common causes of irregular bleeding are anovulation and pregnancy. If a pregnancy test is negative you may not have ovulated or have ovulated later in the cycle. ...Read more

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Spotted fresh blood for a week then stared period 3 days later on time. What causes spotted before period? 31 and never spotted before.

Spotted fresh blood for a week then stared period 3 days later on time. What causes spotted before period? 31 and never spotted before.

Hormones: Hormones are the most likely cause for spotting. Although a polyp or fibroid in uterus could cause as well. See if it continues. If continues see a gynecologist to get checked out. ...Read more

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Is it bad if your period blood is black?

Doubtful: Dark menstrual blood is usually indicative of older blood - blood that has remained on the uterus of vagina longer. It is usually not very heavy.
Changes to your menstrual cycles are common as women get closer to menopause.
Significant changes in your menstrual cycle should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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My period blood is black and thick why is that?

My period blood is black and thick why is that?

Old blood: Get a GYN evaluation and a pelvic exam. This sounds like old vaginal blood mixed with mucous. ...Read more

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Can I do a blood test 5 days before period?

Can I do a blood test 5 days before period?

Might be early: Depending on the length of your cycle, and when you ovulated, it is possible that you might detect HCG on a blood test at this point. If the test were negative, however, at that point, I would not assume that it was negative. ...Read more

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Black colored blood on the first day of period?

Black colored blood on the first day of period?

Please Clarify: Having a period means you have blood. What is the question here? You are having a period.

Sometimes blood is brown, sometimes it is black. And it can be every shade of red between the two. ...Read more

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Is it normal to pass black blood on your period?

Is it normal to pass black blood on your period?

Very common: This is especially common in women who are on birth control pills and as a result have much lighter periods. ...Read more

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I'm seeing black blood 2nd day of period. What's this mean?

Not to worry.: Black blood is older, deoxygenated blood being cleaned out of the vagina. ...Read more

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I have brown blood, no period, two weeks before period, what could it be?

I have brown blood, no period, two weeks before period, what could it be?

Mid-cycle spotting?: May be a sign that something isn’t quite right, which may warrant a call or a visit with your gynecologist. Could be associated with any of the following: cervical disorders, implantation (getting pregnant), hormonal products/meds, trauma associated with intercourse, iud, ovulation or lack of it, ovarian cyst and the list goes on. I hope you can see why it's important to speak with your gyn. ...Read more

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Clear thick snot like discharge with blood 9 days before period what does this mean?

Clear thick snot like discharge with blood 9 days before period what does this mean?

Infection? STD?: At your age (22), most vaginal discharge of this sort is due to an infection, usually an STD. Any and all abnormal or new vaginal discharge needs professional evaluation, so see your doctor. Be sure you are tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia. Good luck! ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have your period, but you blood comes out blackish-brownish?

The blood is: Likely old and deoxygenated. Don't worry - the color of menstrual blood isn't normally clinically significant. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you start your period and your blood is a dark brown almost black color?

What does it mean when you start your period and your blood is a dark brown almost black color?

Old blood: The color of your blood solely depends on how long it's been since it was shed from your endometrium, or lining of your uterus. Dark brown blood solely means that the blood has left the lining awhile ago. This is typical and normal at the beginning and end of one's cycle. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you start your period and your blood is a dark brown almost black color?

What does it mean when you start your period and your blood is a dark brown almost black color?

Old Blood: This is more common when changing hormonal contraception or from endometrium that didn't shed with the previous cycle. Old endometrium or old blood is darker, often stickier & is not a problem unless it persists. After 3 similar menstrual cycles with dark black blood, see your gyn for an eval. Take care. ...Read more