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I had protected sex a weeksago. Today I got a snotty dark brown discharge. My period is not due until next week. What s wrong with me?

I had protected sex a weeksago. Today I got a snotty dark brown discharge. My period is not due until next week. What s wrong with me?

Pre menses or sex: The endometrium(lining of the womb) which sheds monthly, may be coming off in stages just prior to actual flow. It causes a brown(old blood) discharge. The other option is a vaginal or cervical injury during sex last week that may have left old blood in the vagina that is just now being seen. ...Read more

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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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Last period 12/25-1/2. Had sex on 1/2,1/4, 1/6 and1/8. On 1/12 I had a dark brown discharge. Next period due in 7 days. Could I be pregnant?

Last period 12/25-1/2. Had sex on 1/2,1/4,
1/6 and1/8. On 1/12 I had a dark brown discharge. Next period due in 7 days. Could I  be pregnant?

Maybe: Your timing is good if you are trying to conceive. The brown discharge is not indicative of pregnancy. It could be from infection or spotting. I wouldn't worry about the discharge if it goes away. You will need to wait a couple of weeks before you can perform a pregnancy test from your urine. Read the instructions for optimal timing. ...Read more

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Dark brown discharge before period starts , lots of cramping and two Negative pregnancy test. Is this normal?

Dark brown discharge before period starts , lots of cramping and two Negative pregnancy test. Is this normal?

Yes: Your symptoms seem to be within the normal range and consistent with residual shedding of the endometrial/uterine lining. ...Read more

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I have a dark brown discharge after my period is that ok ?

I have a dark brown discharge after my period is that ok ?

Yes: Brown equals old blood. If this is right after your period then you are just passing some of the blood that has been siting at the back of the vagina. ...Read more

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Please tell me what is happening if i had a dark brown discharge but no period ?

Please tell me what is happening if i had a dark brown discharge but no period ?

Brown discharge: May be older, deoxygenated blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Heavy dark brown discharge 2wks after period accompanied by dizziness and intense cravings and hunger?

Heavy dark brown discharge 2wks after period accompanied by dizziness and intense cravings and hunger?

Progesterone: Sounds like symptoms due to hormone surges or imbalance. Get a gyn checkup and read up on pms and Progesterone deficiency. ...Read more

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Ill b on my third month on the nuvaring. Im 6 days late of my period an tested neg on the 4th day. I now have dark brown discharge. Where's my period?

Ill b on my third month on the nuvaring. Im 6 days late of my period an tested neg on the 4th day. I now have dark brown discharge. Where's my period?

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