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What's those it mean when you spot dark blood after period?

What's those it mean when you spot dark blood after period?

Menstrual spotting: Dark red spotting after a period is very common at the end of a menstrual cycle. The dark color of the blood is a result of a slower rate of bleeding, which then forms clots and then gets expelled from the vagina at a slower rate than at the beginning of the cycle. It usually does not represent anything harmful. If it continues, seek medical consultation to determine the cause. ...Read more

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Dark brown blood after period can I be pregnant after experiancing light pinkish discharge few days before my period?

Dark brown blood after period can I be pregnant after experiancing light pinkish discharge few days before my period?

Anything possible: Although, your presentation is not classic for pregnancy at all, anything is possible. If in doubt, take pregnancy test. If negative, don't stress too much, wait for the next period, chances are it will be normal. ...Read more

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What cause you to pass dark blood a week after your period?

What cause you to pass dark blood a week after your period?

Hormones, infections: Abnormal bleeding can be a sign of an infection, changing hormones, a polyp in the uterus or cervix. It is important to have a physical to check for problems. ...Read more

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What causes dark blood 3 weeks after my period which gets thinner And redder on day 3?

What causes dark blood 3 weeks after my period which gets thinner And redder on day 3?

Hormonal imbalance: Mid-cycle breakthrough bleeding is not uncommon and is not a cause for concern.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Bumps on armpits hurt a lot. They seem to go away&come back. I epilate armpits Also 2nd month that I bleed dark blood 2 wks after my period is done.

Bumps on armpits hurt a lot. They seem to go away&come back. I epilate armpits Also 2nd month that I bleed dark blood 2 wks after my period is done.

Infection of Hair: FOLLICLES, called Folliculitis. It happens because of shaving, use of Anti perspirant and waxing. Try not to use Anti perspirant. It blocks the seat gland pores and cause infection. These can be recurrent problem.
When acutely infected they will resond to Antibiotic treatment some times it may need I&D. ...Read more

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I have dark brown blood after my period 3 days after my period....ive also stopped taking birth control 2 months ago...what does this mean?

I have dark brown blood after my period 3 days after my period....ive also stopped taking birth control 2 months ago...what does this mean?

Abnormal bleeding: That might be due to Hormonal imbalance, infection, fibroid, cancer and prolapse. If you are sexually active then pregnancy is another possibility. Please see your Gynecologist for a pelvic exam. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get dark brown period blood after starting a new birth control?

Is it normal to get dark brown period blood after starting a new birth control?

Changes can occur: Most people will notice a change in their menstrual bleeding when starting an ocp, or when changing to a new bcp. Dark brown period is within the normal range of effects on the menstrual periods. If it bothers you, you could see about changing to a different pill. ...Read more

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Heavy bleeding, sticky & dark blood began 5 days after period ended. Had cramps a few days before the bleeding began. On b.C. And sexually active.

Heavy bleeding, sticky & dark blood began 5 days after period ended. Had cramps a few days before the bleeding began. On b.C. And sexually active.

Can be normal: There can be variations in a womans menstrual cycle that are considered normal and not to alarm about. If these changes become consistent and constant, then evaluation with a provider can shed some light on a problem. ...Read more

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I have dark blood at start of period?

I have dark blood at start of period?

Not to worry.: That is just older blood being cleaned from your uterus. ...Read more

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Does a day of dark blood count as a period?

Does a day of dark blood count as a period?

Irregular menses: In birth control pill users, or women using a Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD as a method of contraception, or are close to menopause, one day of dark blood can count as a period. If no contraception is being used, it can be a sign of a pregnancy. If you are not using contraception and are sexually active make sure you get a pregnancy test. Light menses can be a sign of an early pregnancy. ...Read more

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Period started, 2days dark old blood by third day bright red blood. Which should I class as day one? 1st day with dark blood or 1st day with red blood?

Period started, 2days dark old blood by third day bright red blood. Which should I class as day one? 1st day with dark blood or 1st day with red blood?

Bright red blood: The first day of the menstrual cycle is also the first day of your menstrual period and that is the very first day you observe bright red blood. Brown spotting is not considered a menstrual period. - See more at: http://www. Babymed. Com/menstrual-cycle/when-is-the-first-day-of-my-menstrual-cycle-period#sthash. ZXRAjC7f.dpuf ...Read more

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Dark blood on day one of period?

Dark blood on day one of period?

Not to fret.: This is likely just older blood being cleaned from the uterus. ...Read more

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June 5th last day of previous period now its the 20th of june and I have heavy dark blood help please?

June 5th last day of previous period now its the 20th of june and I have heavy dark blood help please?

Visit GYN: Bleeding mid cycle like that is abnormal and needs to be evaluated. There may be dysynchrony of the endometrium or a polyp causing abnormal bleeding that may need to be removed. Although hormonal imbalance is the most common cause of irregular bleeding and can be easily treated with hormonal therapy (birth control). ...Read more

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Why do I have dark blood when im on my period?

This is normal: Period bleeding can vary in color depending on how heavy or fast the flow is occurring. More brisk bleeding is bright red, and slower bleeding is darker and even brownish in color. ...Read more

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What does dark blood right before your period mean?

Menstrual spotting: Dark red blood is blood that is bleeding more slowly from the uterus. It has time to combine with oxygen which darkens the color, and sometimes clots. Early spotting is usually normal, and represents the beginning of a cycle, the sluffing off of the uterine lining at a slower rate than mid-cycle where the blood is bright red in color. ...Read more

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Very light period dark blood barely enough for a tampon?

Very light period dark blood barely enough for a tampon?

What is the question: Your period can be affected by many factors. More information and a specific concern is needed... ...Read more

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Is it okay that my period is dark blood the whole time of my cycle?

Is it okay that my period is dark blood the whole time of my cycle?

Blood is Blood: Yes. Of course. Blood is blood. Regardless of the color. ...Read more

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Red and dark brown blood with dark brown clots and brown stringy clots 2 weeks after period was due what is going on?

Red and dark brown blood with dark brown clots and brown stringy clots 2 weeks after period was due what is going on?

Breakthrough bleed: OLd vaginal blood mixed the vaginal and cervical mucous. As you mature this should normalize. If you are worried you will need a pelvic exam and bacterial culture of the discharge. ...Read more

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I've had my period for 2 weeks, but it's been mostly light & it's been dark blood almost dried looking. What is wrong with me?

I've had my period for 2 weeks, but it's been mostly light & it's been dark blood almost dried looking. What is wrong with me?

Common problem: 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 got my period november 22 and now I got dark blood coming out 2 weeks later december 7 I am 37 years old should I be concerned?

I got my period november 22 and now I got dark blood coming out 2 weeks later december 7 I am 37 years old should I be concerned?

No: There are many reasons when that can happen however, one episode of midcyle bleeding or irregular bleedding is not too concerning. If it contues for 3 months, you should see a doctor for evaluation for endometrial polp, fibroid, thyroid problem etc. ...Read more

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I had my period two weeks ago and I just got it again today and it's only been one week in between. Dark blood and odd odor right now.?

I had my period two weeks ago and I just got it again today and it's only been one week in between. Dark blood and odd odor right now.?

See your doctor: If there is a possibility that you forgot and left a tampon in the vagina, that could cause the odor and dark blood. Otherwise it could be an infection so see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Hi, I had my period 2 weeks ago, and then I was intimate with my husband 5 days ago, and today I woke up to a dark blood, I've never been early..

Hi, I had my period 2 weeks ago, and then I was intimate with my husband 5 days ago, and today I woke up to a dark blood, I've never been early..

Vaginal bleeding: It is difficult to answer your concerns because : your body may be undergoing some type of stress (cold virus, physical stress like not sleeping enough, emotional stress from daily living, etc...) which could change your cycle dates. It could be irregular vaginal bleeding or something more serious. Please have a pelvic exam & discussion with your GYN physician.
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Can a period that is heavy with only dark blood clots be normal for some women?

Can a period that is heavy with only dark blood clots be normal for some women?

Not normal: Period should not be heavy and I would not want to put up with heavy periods, if u were my pt in coral springs, fl, I would do a workup with pap, cultures, blood work and a pelvic ultrasound and then there are many txment options, no reason to suffer and if u have lighter periods u will have more energy from less blood loss and feel better. ...Read more

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I am spotting dark blood and I have already had my period 10 days ago, what could it be?

I am spotting dark blood and I have already had my period 10 days ago, what could it be?

Common complaint: 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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My period won't stop for 13 days now, its almost dark blood and heavy, ps : pink spots in the first days?

My period won't stop for 13 days now, its almost dark blood and heavy, ps : pink spots in the first days?

Menorrhagia: Hi, having a period for 13 days is not normal or fun, the first thing comes to the mind in a young sexually active woman is a retained tissue after a miscarriage, therefore you need medical attention, if not sexually active then infection, structural abnormality and hormonal imbalanced and thyroid problems among other thing r other possibilities. In any case you need medical attention ASAP. ...Read more