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Can dieting cause spotting?

Can dieting cause spotting?

Can: Excessive weight loss may cause hormonal disturbances and spotting. It would be a good idea to consult your doctor if the problem is persistent. ...Read more

Dr. Arthur Heller
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Diet (Definition)

Refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more


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I have been dieting the past week and I was supposed to get my period on the 28th but I am only getting some spotting. Should I be worried?

I have been dieting the past week and I was supposed to get my period on the 28th but I am only getting some spotting. Should I be worried?

Probably not: If you are spotting and your period is due - you are probably starting your period. The periods can vary somewhat in intensity. If the bleeding last longer than your normal period, then you may be having breakthrough bleeding and should see your doctor. ...Read more

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I'm on day 15 of my cycle and I'm bleeding again. Losing small clots. I've been bleeding 2 days now. Its not heavy but not just spotting. I'm dieting?

I'm on day 15 of my cycle and I'm bleeding again. Losing small clots. I've been bleeding 2 days now. Its not heavy but not just spotting. I'm dieting?

Many options: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections, hormonal changes, polyps and fibroids can cause spotting.. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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What can cause spotting?

What can cause spotting?

See your doctor: These symptoms can't be solved in this forum. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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What else causes pinkish spotting and no cycle please help?

What else causes pinkish spotting and no cycle please help?

A few things: First, are you saying you're having spotting but not starting your period, or that you never have a cycle and only ever have spotting? If you have had unprotected sex in the last few weeks and are due for your period, this could be an early sign of pregnancy. Take a pregnancy test to rule that out. If not, it is not abnormal to have some spotting before and after your period.Birth control can also cause ...Read more

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Does Plan B cause spotting?

Does Plan B cause spotting?

It can: Potential Side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). Take pregnancy test & notify Dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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What causes brown spotting?

What causes brown spotting?

Spotting: Does this occur after physical activity or after sex? Are you on the birth control pill? Have you gained or lost weight recently? If this started recently, it may be due to a polyp on the cervix or inside your uterus. An ultrasound may help to identify what is going on. ...Read more

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What causes brown spotting?

What causes brown spotting?

Retained menses: Brown spotting after a menses can last for several days. The color is due to the menstrual fluid staying in the vagina or coming out of the cervix so slowly that the exposure to air causes the hemoglobin to oxidize. It is common and normal in women and girls who are having regular menses. In. ...Read more

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Will luprolex cause spotting?

Yes, it will...: Luprolex for females is one of brand names of leuprolide to competitively and eventfully decrease estrogen production; hence, its injection will cause expected uterine bleeding leading to potential need for treating blood-loss-related anemia. More? Ask your treating gyn-doc timely. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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What can cause spotting after sex?

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What can cause spotting after sex?

Many possibilities: Sources of bleeding can be from the vagina, the cervix, or the uterus. Sometimes, it can even be from the opening from which you urinate, or the anus. Have an exam by your doctor. Normal changes on the cervix can often lead to bleeding during or after sex, but infection can also cause this. Schedule an appointment soon. Best of luck. ...Read more

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What can cause spotting twice in a month?

What can cause spotting twice in a month?

MENSTRUAL DISORDER: Menstruation noted 2x /month although spotting only needs gyne consult. We need more information. ...Read more

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After having intercorse I started spotting a little what caused it?

See your doc: Spotting after intercourse suggests bleeding from the cervix. The most common causes of this are STDs and cervical cancer. You need to be examined by a doc to know for sure what is causing this and to receive proper treatment. ...Read more

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Misscarried after 7 weeks and 4 days after spotting for 2 weeks, what caused that?

Cannot say online: For sure, but if 22 years is your correct age (as stated) then 98% or so of miscarriages are genetic and have no recurrence risk. ...Read more

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5 days of spotting starting 2 days ovulation then stopped. What could have caused this?

5 days of spotting starting 2 days ovulation then stopped. What could have caused this?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Hello, I'm 28 years old, 2 weeks ago I had my menstrual and now I'm having slight spotting. What could cause this?

Hello, I'm 28 years old, 2 weeks ago I had my menstrual and now I'm having slight spotting. What could cause this?

Irreg spotting: Hello~ you don't mention WHEN in the cycle and if you are on BCP so impossible to give correct answer, but if NOT on BCP and soon after end (2-5 days) this is prob normal. Later in cycle, ie; before and after day 14 probably early ripening, and/or shedding of endometrium which is ~ normal. Please see OBGYN for persistent abn bleeding for PAP+ eval thx ...Read more

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Some of my monthly cycles are 40 days while others are 24, I have also been spotting for most of a month the past few months, cause for concern?

Some of my monthly cycles are 40 days while others are 24, I have also been spotting for most of a month the past few months, cause for concern?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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I've had a cycle for this month I am now on the 21st day of my cycle and I am spotting. It isn't my new cycle cause that's 32 day average. What's wrong?

I've had a cycle for this month I am now on the 21st day of my cycle and I am spotting. It isn't my new cycle cause that's 32 day average. What's wrong?

Irregular periods are one of the most common problems Obgyns treat.: If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections &  hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do  a home pregnancy test.   there are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.   ...Read more

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What could cause spotting for weeks instead of menses?

What could cause spotting for weeks instead of menses?

Spotting: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections, polyps, fibroids and hormonal changes can cause spotting.. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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What std causes spotting and cramping?

What std causes spotting and cramping?

More than one: Several can cause these symptoms from gonorrhea, chlamydia and trichomoniasis to vaginal warts that are not visible on the outside. Only way to know for sure is through an examination ...Read more

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Can light crampin and spotting cause me to have q miscarring?

Can light crampin and spotting cause me to have q miscarring?

If you are in early: Pregnancy and experiencing vaginal bleeding and cramping it's time to call your gynecologist/obstetrician for an exam asap. ...Read more

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75 days since last cycle, never irregular before. Occassional light pink spotting when I wipe, what could be the cause?

2 missed periods: Are you absolutely sure you are not pregnant? Are you taking any medications, drugs or any hormone therapy? Do you feel healthy otherwise? ...Read more

Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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Spotting (Definition)

Spotting (vaginal spotting) is a symptom in which a woman has light bleeding from the vagina between menstrual cycles. Spotting is usually very light and may be just a ...Read more