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Three day late period brownish and pinkish discharge negative pregnancy test (bought the $1 ones)?

Three day late  period brownish and pinkish discharge negative pregnancy test (bought the $1 ones)?

Not sure: You might want to try a different test if you are not sure. The other option would we to see your MD and check a blood test. It may just be that you had a delay in ovulation, and that you period may come a little later than usual. If you haven't started in a week and you test is negative, you may want to check with your MD. ...Read more

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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17 days late period. Neg hpt. Light brown clear discharge. Sexually active sore breasts ?

17 days late period. Neg hpt. Light brown clear discharge. Sexually active sore breasts ?

Time and technique: If you did the test correctly and it was negative at 17 days after a missed period, you are very unlikely to be pregnant. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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What does 5 days late period and brown discharge mean?

What does 5 days late period and brown discharge mean?

Prob your period: The brown discharge was likely your period just a very light one. Brown equals old blood. It is common to have an "off' cycle every now and then. ...Read more

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Why am i having a late period along with brown discharge?

Why am i having a late period along with brown discharge?

Don't know.: Brown d/c is likely old blood. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Brown discharge and week late period. What does this indicate?

Brown discharge and week late period. What does this indicate?

Not sure. Take HPT.: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Late period 2 weeks, 2 PTS came out (-), experienced brown discharge for 4 days. Stopped for one day but came back again tonight? What's going on?

Late period 2 weeks, 2 PTS came out (-), experienced brown discharge for 4 days. Stopped for one day but came back again tonight? What's going on?

Infection?: Infection of the uterus or vagina is a possibility. Smear or culture of the discharge helps to make a diagnosis. Please see a Gyn doctor. ...Read more

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Late period with brown discharge followed by clear mucus?

Late period with brown discharge followed by clear mucus?

Check preg test: The color of the blood in your menstrual cycle is not useful or relevant. It reflects how long the blood has been sitting inside your uterus or at the back of your vagina. Red is new. Brown or black blood is older and the blood products have started to break down. Menstrual blood color is not something you need to pay attention to. If you are unsure if you are pregnant then check a test today. ...Read more

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Late period brown discharge when wipe then sometimes it's just mucus colour ?

Take pregnancy test: It is possible that this is the start of your menstrual cycle and you are simply spotting. However, if your menstrual cycle is late, it would be wise to take a pregnancy test. If your test is negative, see your physician to be checked for infection which can also be a cause of spotting. ...Read more

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2months late period than had a period last month now this month just brown discharge?

2months late period than had a period last month now this month just brown discharge?

Check preg test: Brown usually means old blood that has been sitting at the back of the uterus or the vagina. Impossible to say if this was an early period or just left over blood from the previous. It sounds like you just had an off month. Check a pregnancy test now. If you do not want to be pregnant see your doctor for birth control which would also give you cycle regulation. ...Read more

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I just had a late period. And now I have a very light brown discharge its been 4 days and still have. Is it normal or i could be preg?.

I just had a late period. And now I have a very light brown discharge its been 4 days and still have. Is it normal or i could be preg?.

Brown = old blood : The color of the blood in your menstrual cycle is not useful. It reflects how long the blood has been sitting inside your uterus or at the back of your vagina. Red is new. Brown or black blood is older and the blood products have started to break down. Since your jsut had your period pregnancy is not likely. You can check a home test to confirm. Start birth control if you're having unprotected sex. ...Read more

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I just had a late period. And now I have a very light brown discharge its been 4 days and still have. Is it normal or i could be preg?. Pls help.

I just had a late period. And now I have a very light brown discharge its been 4 days and still have. Is it normal or i could be preg?. Pls help.

Possibly: Pregnancy is always a possibility. Obtain a home pregnancy test. They usually become positive at about the same time the next expected period. If it's negative, repeat it in a week. ...Read more

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Bf only inserted tip of his head, no sex.Late period, brown discharge, tiny light brown blob came out. It's a week since the incident.Why ?

Bf only inserted tip of his head, no sex.Late period, brown discharge, tiny light brown blob came out. It's a week since the incident.Why ?

Irregular bleeding: 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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2 weeks before expected period had brown discharge lasted two days. Now have bad heartbearn and late period. Neg hpt few days ago. What could it be?

2 weeks before expected period had brown discharge lasted two days. Now have bad heartbearn and late period. Neg hpt few days ago. What could it be?

Might be normal: 2 weeks before your period, you ovulated. Around ovulation, related to an abrupt drop in estrogen, you can have some breakthrough bleeding or brownish discharge. With the late period and other pregnancy like symptoms, i would recheck the pregnancy tesst. If you still do not get a period, then it is likely that you ovulated late and your cycle is delayed. ...Read more

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Light brown discharge for 2 days about two weeks after plan b and 3 days before expected period preg? now late period Took 3 plan b one steps in wk.5

Light brown discharge for 2 days about two weeks after plan b and 3 days before expected period preg? now late period Took 3 plan b one steps in wk.5

About Plan B...: Plan B can alter the menstrual bleeding for the cycle in which Plan B was taken, and sometimes the next cycle too. One should be sure to check a home pregnancy test about 3 weeks after sex, because Plan B works most of the time, but not all the time. If the pregnancy test is negative 3 weeks after Plan B, that means a woman is not pregnant from that episode. ...Read more

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My last period was on the 2nd week of december and on january i didn't get my period but after 2 weeks of late period i started to get brown discharge?

My last period was on the 2nd week of december and on january i didn't get my period but after 2 weeks of late period i started to get brown discharge?

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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2 months ago, late period. Few weeks after, brown discharge for 2 weeks then back to normal. Last month, missed period. What's wrong ?

2 months ago, late period. Few weeks after, brown discharge for 2 weeks then back to normal.  Last month, missed period. What's wrong ?

Needs Ob/Gyn: Periods are controlled by a normal 28 day rhythm that is a function of the lower brain. Commonest cause is related to poor diet since that affects the cycle but a pelvic examination is a good idea. ...Read more

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Delayed Menstrual Period (Definition)

The normal range of a menstrual cycle is 28-32 days. Generally a cycle is considered delayed if it goes beyond 32 days, however, this must be tempered ...Read more