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Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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When menstrual blood turns black (day 6 or 7) is my period over?

When menstrual blood turns black (day 6 or 7) is my period over?

Normal: Dark menstrual blood is old blood that is draining from the uterus. Usually it is the signal that your period is ending, but don't worry if it gets brighter for a day or two after it turns dark. ...Read more

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What can cause menstrual period to always only consist of black/clotty blood through the entire cycle? From Day 1 to last day. Has been happening for nearly 2 years.

What can cause menstrual period to always only consist of black/clotty blood through the entire cycle? From Day 1 to last day. Has been happening for nearly 2 years.

Terminology: Do you mean cycle as in, days of menstruation, or days of full female cycle.
Dark blood during a reg period is ok. Dark blood thru full cycle needs to be evaluated promptly. ...Read more

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I need to go if I should go to the ER I was basically off my menstrual period all of a sudden my lower back starts hurting real bad to the point I could barely walk so I went to the bathroom and I had quite a bit of black stuff I am assuming it was blood

I need to go if I should go to the ER I was basically off my menstrual period all of a sudden my lower back starts hurting real bad to the point I could barely walk so I went to the bathroom and I had quite a bit of black stuff I am assuming it was blood

If: If you are having severe pain and bleeding, you should either call your doctor for advice or go to the er. Even though it could be something minor, it could be a surgical emergency such as a tubal pregnancy or torsion of the ovary. Better to be safe than sorry. ...Read more

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Can a menstrual contain brownish-red blood on the 2nd and 3rd day? Is it normal? Total period was around 4 days

Can a menstrual contain brownish-red blood on the 2nd and 3rd day? Is it normal? Total period was around 4 days

Period: It sounds like you are experiencing a normal variation in your periods. It does not sound like there is anything to worry about. ...Read more

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What causes blood clots during your menstrual period?

What causes blood clots during your menstrual period?

Natrusl clots: Anytime there is bleeding in a healthy individual, there will be clotting. This is a sign of health. ...Read more

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Feel pain during menstrual period and only small amount of blood comes?

Feel pain during menstrual period and only small amount of blood comes?

Vag Bleeding: First check a pregnancy test.
Abnormal vaginal bleeding has many possible causes. By itself, it does not necessarily indicate a serious condition. But if you are having extreme pain that is unusual for you, you should see your GYN doctor.

http://www. Webmd. Com/women/tc/abnormal-vaginal-bleeding-topic-overview#1 ...Read more

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What could cause abnormal blood clots in my menstrual period?

What could cause abnormal blood clots in my menstrual period?

Depends: If you have heavy flow with clots some thing is irritating the lining (endometrium), like fibroids, displaced iud etc, see your gyn doctor for cause and treatment will prevent it. ...Read more

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I have spotting. Irregular menstrual periods. Had a period on the 31st December for 6 days it's now 19th January and I'm spotting pinkish blood.?

I have spotting. Irregular menstrual periods. Had a period on the 31st December for 6 days it's now 19th January and I'm spotting pinkish blood.?

Light spotting: Sometimes the production of hormones varies in a cycle, causing withdrawal bleeding prior to the onset of the next period. If this continues, see you provider for an exam and possible biopsy. ...Read more

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Today is my first menstrual period and the blood is dark brown. Is this normal?

Today is my first menstrual period and the blood is dark brown. Is this normal?

Period light first: When you are experiencing the first few days of your period (or sometimes your last), you can have slower rate of bleeding. This can often be seen as just brown blood or lighter bleeding, as opposed to the bright red you're used to. This is common, and nothing to worry about. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is it true that useing tamponds will give u less blood during your menstrual period?

Is it true that useing tamponds will give u less blood during your menstrual period?

Myths: No. But you may perceive less blood because you do not appreciate how much the tampon has absorbed. Feminine hygiene products do not change the menses or menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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Menstrual period blood only coming out when I pee, what's happening?

Menstrual period blood only coming out when I pee, what's happening?

It may be that the: Pressure induced to urinate is also forcing blood out of your vaginal vault. ...Read more

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What is a blood clot in consideration of a menstrual period? I have my period and I fainted yesterday, my mum said its probably a blood clot?

What is a blood clot in consideration of a menstrual period? I have my period and I fainted yesterday, my mum said its probably a blood clot?

Clotting: Women tend to pass clots frequently during their periods. I doubt you fainted due to that. There may have been another reason. If you're known to have heavy periods, it is advisable to be checked for anemia to make sure you don't have that. ...Read more

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How much blood is typically lost during a single menstrual period?

Menstrual bleeding: The average blood lost in a normal menstrual period is 30 ml, or about 2 teaspoons. A heavy period is defined as 80 ml (about 2 tablespoons) or greater. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your period blood to be bright red and heavy on your last day of your menstrual cycle?

It can be: Color ranges go from brown, maroon, to bright fluorescent red/hot pink, light pink, blood red (hence the name!) the more oxygenated it is, the brighter red it is. Even on the last day of your period. Can be heavy too, although normally it's not. Some people have short heavy periods, others have heavy, then light. So, it's quite individual in reality. ...Read more

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My menstrual period is always a lot and very painful. This month, it barely bled and I had no pain and my blood was brown. Is this normal?

My menstrual period is always a lot and very painful. This month, it barely bled and I had no pain and my blood was brown. Is this normal?

Black = old blood: The color of the blood in your menstrual cycle is not useful or relevant. It reflects how long the blood has been sitting inside your uterus or at the back of your vagina. Red is new. Brown or black blood is older and the blood products have started to break down. Menstrual blood color is not something you need to pay attention to. If your cycles are heavy consider birth control for regulation. ...Read more

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My wife had a menstrual blood, after having papaya...It was early than her usual period cycle. Now we doubt whether she was pregnant and its aborted?

My wife had a menstrual blood, after having papaya...It was early than her usual period cycle. Now we doubt whether she was pregnant and its aborted?

Check preg test: First check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap and reliable and available at any pharmacy. Second, papaya is not linked to miscarriage or menstrual bleeding. Third, if she typically has irregular menstrual cycles see an obgyn to discuss. ...Read more

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Can having your period influence blood test results? Can having your period (menstrual cycle) influence blood test results?

If: If your period is very heavy then it may affect your hemoglobin, which is an indicator of anemia. Is there a specific blood test you are referring to?
Please reply or repost question.
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Is it normal in the middle of menstrual period to not have any blood for over 12 hours and then have bright red blood again?

Normal: Many women will have skips in their cycle. They will bleed a few days, stop, and then continue bleeding. It can be aggravating socially, but it is not harmful. ...Read more

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My menstrual period is count only 2days and a little blood only comes out. It is very painfull. Is it a sign for any desease in my ovary?

My menstrual period is count only 2days and a little blood only comes out. It is very painfull. Is it a sign for any desease in my ovary?

Probably not: Your periods are likely a variant of normal. If you have regular gyn exams and everything checks out, then you should be ok. Endometriosis or other conditions need to be excluded, and would be with a gyn evaluation. ...Read more