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What is brown discharge mean after a missed period?

What is brown discharge mean after a missed period?

Brown d/c: Brown blood is always a sign of old blood. It could be a sign of implantation. I would get a pregnancy test, and f/u with your ob/gyn.

Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more


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What is causing brown vaginal discharge after missed period?

What is causing brown vaginal discharge after missed period?

The brown discharge: Is most likely old, deoxygenated blood being cleaned from your uterus. You may be having a hormonal imbalance. Take care.

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Mucousy, odorless light brown discharge after 2 weeks of missed period. Also a little itchy too. What could this mean?

Mucousy, odorless light brown discharge after 2 weeks of missed period. Also a little itchy too. What could this mean?

Do pregnancy test: Since your cycle is late and you are spotting, the most common diagnosis is pregnancy. You can do a pregnancy test over the counter. You could also have an std or vaginal infection and I would go to a gyne to be examined.

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What is brown stringy discharge after a missed period with cramping as if I was. Going to start my period? Pregnancy test came back negative.

What is brown stringy discharge after a missed period with cramping as if I was. Going to start my period? Pregnancy test came back negative.

Depends: Usually the brown stringy discharge is menstrual blood that is now clotted. You may still have a period coming albeit late. If cramping continues then see your dr.

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What does it mean missed period and have like white nd brown discharge?

What does it mean missed period and have like white nd brown discharge?

Missed period.: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. Brown D/c can be old blood cleaned from

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A week after missed period got dark brown discharge for a day then it stopped completely. .. What could be the reason?

Pregnant?: It is possible you are pregnant or you have had a hormone imbalance causing a irregular cycle. A home pregnancy test to start. Then might need to visit your gyn.

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Missed period and I'm 18 days late. Experiencing preg symptoms. This morning had a very light brown discharge, only when wipe. What can this be?

Pregnancy: Take a pregnancy test. Blood sometimes is seen as a brown discharge. Nearly half of all pregnancies bleed in the first trimester. Some women actually mistake this as their menses. If the test is negative, and you still don't start your period, you should see your doctor for further eval. Other possible causes could be infection, hormonal imbalances, fibroids, polyps, and cancer.

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My last period was last week of march that lasted about 5-6 days and missed period for this month. I'm worried because I've been having brown discharge?

My last period was last week of march that lasted about 5-6 days and missed period for this month. I'm worried because I've been having brown discharge?

Pregnant?: The most common cause of a missed period is pregnancy so make sure that you are not pregnant. There are other causes for late periods or irregular bleeding like anxiety, hormonal changes and thyroid disorders. If you are not pregnant and your periods do not get back to normal in the next few months then see a doctor for an exam and testing.

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2 months ago, late period. Few weeks after, brown discharge for 2 weeks then back to normal. Last month, missed period. What's wrong?

Needs Ob/Gyn: Periods are controlled by a normal 28 day rhythm that is a function of the lower brain. Commonest cause is related to poor diet since that affects the cycle but a pelvic examination is a good idea.

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Light brown discharge before my period. Missed period. 2 weeks later heavy brown / red discharge. Problem?! I'm scared!

Get a pregnancy test: It's possible that you could be pregnant if you missed a period and if you are pregnant, then see an OB/GYN soon to figure out what's going on. You may need an ultrasound. You may be going through a very early miscarriage. Regardless, a pregnancy test is the first step. Good luck!

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I had sex 2 months ago, and had a heavy regular period last month. This month I've had a missed period and now having brown discharge.?

I had sex 2 months ago, and had a heavy regular period last month. This month I've had a missed period and now having brown discharge.?

Brown discharge: Is usually old blood being cleaned from the uterus. Perhaps the brown discharge is your period. You might be experiencing a temporary imbalance of hormones.

Missed Period (Definition)

A missed period is when you don't have a period at your normal time. Because a missed period can be due to pregnancy, even a period that is signficantly lighter or shorter can be considered a missed period and possible pregnancy. And having early symptoms of early pregnancy such as sore breasts or mild nausea would increase ...Read more