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Can you answer, is a short/light brownish period a sign of pregnancy?

Can you answer, is a short/light brownish period a sign of pregnancy?

This might be: Implantation. Take a pregnancy test to determine if you are pregnant - can be taken when you miss your period. ...Read more

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After a very very early miscarriage a week later i get a very light brownish period is that normal and what does it mean?

After a very very early miscarriage a week later i get a very light brownish period is that normal and what does it mean?

Blood: Brown = old blood. After a miscarriage the remaining blood will pass after in the first few weeks. This is to be expected. ...Read more

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Should I count my light brownish discharge as a period?

Should I count my light brownish discharge as a period?

Maybe: If you are on birth control pills or using the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud a period can be so light that it amounts to spotting. The brown color just means that the blood has been in the vagina for a while. On the other hand, if you are not using contraception then this may not be a period. When physicians think of a "period" we mean the bleeding a woman gets when she ovulates but does not conceive that month. ...Read more

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Period was late now I have very light watery period was brownish red now watery red, not enough to fill the pad. Got a negative hpt, what could it be?

Period was late now I have very light watery period was brownish red now watery red, not enough to fill the pad. Got a negative hpt, what could it be?

Menstrual: Irregularities are not uncommon. One of the causes is anovulatory cycles that may lead to irregular or anomalous periods. See this site for more info. http://women.webmd.com/tc/missed-or-irregular-periods-topic-overview. ...Read more

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Does period finish when it turns brownish?

Does period finish when it turns brownish?

Not necessarily: However, brown blood is often older, deoxygenated blood and may come toward the end of the period. ...Read more