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Brown Discharge After 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. ...Read more
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
I had brown discharge one day after missed period, now 10 days after missed period. 3 negative hpt. Should I go to the gp?
The brown discharge: Is most likely old, deoxygenated blood being cleaned from your uterus. You may be having a hormonal imbalance. Take care. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
What is brown stringy discharge after a missed period with cramping as if I was. Going to start my period?
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.
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 ...Read more
Missed period for 2 weeks. 2 (-) on PT. Experienced brown discharge for four days and now my discharge is white? What's going on?
Infection.: See your doctor for the infection of the uterus. ...Read more
A week after missed period got dark brown discharge for a day then it stopped completely. .. What could be the reason?
Skipped month of nuvaring. Missed period.5neg pregtest. Reinserted this morn&at night I had a brown discharge. Is this normal?
Yes.: You are probably getting your period. It is OK. Just make sure you remember to change your Nuva Ring on time. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
I am 5 days late and have brown discharge I took a test two days before my missed period and also I am sexually active
Test again: You tested too soon for the test to have been valid. It is time to do another pregnancy test. ...Read more
Period is usually on 3rd of every month but for 2-3days I had brown discharge now I have a missed period with slight on& off pain in lower breasts?
Missed period last month now I been having brown discharge for 4 days now and around this time I am supposed to come on my period. What's going on?
"Old Blood" Can you be pregnant?? Ask question again with more information!
Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more
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! ...Read more
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. ...Read more
I am on the pill and take it everyday. I have had unprotected sex. October- missed period. November- brown discharge. PT says negative. What is this?
Irregular period: Common with BCPGet a more detailed answer ›
Missed a period. 1 week later I have dark brown discharge for 2 days (thus far). I'm not sexually active nor I have I ever been.?
Never missed a period till now. Safe sex. Took PT last week since period didn't come. But these passed three days brown discharge. Worried?
Here are some. ..: You did the right thing to do PT soon after missing period. If (-) & still in doubt about pregnancy, repeat it (HPT) in 1-2 weeks. If till in doubt, see gyn-doc for a timely evaluation with detailed Hx, physicals and possible tests... + counseling for the future care as needed. Best wish. .. ...Read more
11 days late, never missed a period before. Age 35. Several negative UCG tests. Brown discharge tonight while wiping. Any input?
Late: You might just be late this month. It sounds like your period is about to start. Cycle variations - long and short - are very normal. At this point, if the pregnancy test is negative, it is highly unlikely that you are pregnant. Hope this helps! ...Read more
The red ; brown: Discharge might be your period.Get a more detailed answer ›
Brown discharge is: Usually old blood. Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e., polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is >. ...Read more
Had sex since aug 27 got period aug 28. missed period in sept with light pink staing at due date. Took preg test 5 days late negative. Brown discharge?
Pregnancy: Repeat pregnancy test 7-10 days if there is still no preriod ...Read more
My period is 5 days late tonight I got brown discharge, a week before my missed period I went to doctor because my boobs hurt and my nipples went dark?
My LMP on april23rd I missed periods in may, tested hCG and got positive, since 2 days I see brownish discharge when I wipe please advice iam worried?
See your Doctor: This could be a sign of a miscarriage but at least 50% of the time, everything is fine. ...Read more
Changes in periods: Not enough information as these may be normal or not. ...Read more
Irregular period, took pill (1mnth) 2 regulate. Day2 tk clomiphene to ovulate, scan on day13 n lots of eggs above 10, missed period, NT preg. Brown dischrg?
Clomiphene: The negative pregnancy test combined with the brown discharge could signal a pregnancy failure. Your doctor will want to advise you to probably keep trying, but a second failure, should it occur, is a sign to work you up for possible antibodies - such as anti-platelet antibodies - which can cause multiple pregnancy failures. ...Read more
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