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I had light periods after sex. Why?

I had light periods after sex. Why?

Couple causes: Abnormal cervical cells can cause light bleeding after sex. Make sure your pap is up to date. Other causes can be inflammation or polyp. Gyne exam can determine the cause. ...Read more

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Dr. Jane McMillan
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Light Periods (Definition)

Light periods are a clinical finding in which there is very little blood loss with ...Read more


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I've been having light cramping pains days after my periods and after sex, they get a bit worse. Why is that?

I've been having light cramping pains days after my periods and after sex, they get a bit worse. Why is that?

NEED AN ULTRASOUND: You really need a pelvic examination and a vaginal ultrasound exam. Your symptoms could be the result of any one of several benign gyn. Conditions--endometriosis, uterine fibroids or ovarian cysts. ...Read more

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I'm 20 mos post partum and still bf. Started spotting b/w periods and after sex..Very light. Being evaluated tues..Looking for thoughts. I'm 23 yo.

I'm 20 mos post partum and still bf. Started spotting b/w periods and after sex..Very light. Being evaluated tues..Looking for thoughts. I'm 23 yo.

Bleeding: Bleeding comes from infection, trauma, or hormone fluctuations. You have an iud. Is the iud causing trauma? Does your cervix have cancer or an infection?Has there been any other trouble? Is the prolonged and abnormal length of time you are breastfeeding causing hormone challenges for your system? ...Read more

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Took 5 BCpills, got my period a week ltr for 2 days(heavy). Had sex 1 month ago took Plan B right after... Are these light periods a sign of preg. Or?

Took 5 BCpills, got my period a week ltr for 2 days(heavy). Had sex 1 month ago took Plan B right after... Are these light periods a sign of preg. Or?

Preg. not likely: Hello , When you take the morning after pill, Plan B or Levonorgestrel for emergency contraception,. remember that you are taking a hormone. Since the menstrual period is a hormonal system, the onset and quality of the menses will be effected. Expect your period to be delayed and the menses to be somewhat heavier, maybe lighter. You can expect to return to normal cycles soon. ...Read more

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Regulr hevy period.Had aweek delayd period, &had light period, nxt mos.Had hevy period, had spots after sex, & now from jan.06-jan.10, had spottings, why?

Regulr hevy period.Had aweek delayd period, &had light period, nxt mos.Had hevy period, had spots after sex, & now from jan.06-jan.10, had spottings, why?

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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2days after sex i got my period very light and with no cramps. Could it be that maybe its a sign of pregnacy? because that happen to my cousin!?help!

2days after sex i got my period very light and with no cramps. Could it be that maybe its a sign of pregnacy? because that happen to my cousin!?help!

Take a test: 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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12 weeks after sex no Sprem involved. my period keeps coming light bleed and for 3 days. Took pregnany test blood test came negative. No late period?

12 weeks after sex no Sprem involved. my period keeps coming light bleed and for 3 days. Took pregnany test blood test came negative. No late period?

Not pregnant: You are having periods. You did not have sperm inside of the vagina. You cannot possibly be pregnant. Why would you let your brain get to the point you are not thinking clearly? You are having an irregular period. If you are truly worried about it then you go to the doctor. You are not pregnant. Take that off the list of causes of your symptoms. ...Read more