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Whats those it mean when you spot dark blood after period?

Whats 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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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 had my period from August 18-23. After the 23rd, there's been no red blood, but from then on it's been lots of dark blood. Should I be worried?

I had my period from August 18-23. After the 23rd, there's been no red blood, but from then on it's been lots of dark blood. Should I be worried?

Dark blood: The color of menstrual blood is not usually important. It just reflects the level of oxidation or how long it has been sitting in the back of the vagina. If your cycles are usually normal then a one time irregular period usually works itself out. If not then see an Obgyn. ...Read more