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Missed Period Clear Mucus Discharge
2 day period jan. Missed period this month 4 days late...Took test 4 days before period negative. Now mucus discharge...
ReCheck preg test: First step is to recheck a pregnancy test at home. Anyone having sex is at risk for pregnancy. A home pregnancy test is cheap and reliable. If still negative then schedule a routine visit to discuss more effective birth control and options that would help with menstrual cycle control. Irregular periods are very common. ...Read more
Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
Been having clear discharge mucus thick like clear snot no period yet been almost two weeks almost everytime I wipe I get clear mucus discharge?
Clear discharge: Can occur at a number of times during your cycle. Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or med problems (i.e., polycystic >. ...Read more
Been on bc pill for 3 years. Missed period week on placebo. Now starting active pill and get period. Normal? Lots brown mucus and cramping
Yes: Can happen. Continue your pill as normal. Bleeding should stop in 5-7 days. If not, see your gyn provider. Hope this was helpful. Dr R ...Read more
Take a pregnancy tes: Whenever you miss a period it is important to take a pregnancy test. The discharge could be normal or could be an infection. The only way to tell the difference is to see a doctor. ...Read more
A week after missed period got dark brown discharge for a day then it stopped completely. .. What could be the reason?
Skipped month of nuvaring. Missed period.5neg pregtest. Reinserted this morn&at night I had a brown discharge. Is this normal?
Yes.: You are probably getting your period. It is OK. Just make sure you remember to change your Nuva Ring on time. ...Read more
Missed period and I'm 18 days late. Experiencing preg symptoms. This morning had a very light brown discharge, only when wipe. What can this be?
Pregnancy: Take a pregnancy test. Blood sometimes is seen as a brown discharge. Nearly half of all pregnancies bleed in the first trimester. Some women actually mistake this as their menses. If the test is negative, and you still don't start your period, you should see your doctor for further eval. Other possible causes could be infection, hormonal imbalances, fibroids, polyps, and cancer. ...Read more
My last period was last week of march that lasted about 5-6 days and missed period for this month. I'm worried because I've been having brown discharge?
Pregnant?: The most common cause of a missed period is pregnancy so make sure that you are not pregnant. There are other causes for late periods or irregular bleeding like anxiety, hormonal changes and thyroid disorders. If you are not pregnant and your periods do not get back to normal in the next few months then see a doctor for an exam and testing. ...Read more
Normal cycles come every 21-35 days.: If blood comes out of your vagina in a different pattern then your cycles are not normal. If this is one time problem it may resolves on its own. If recurring then 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 to regulate the cycle. ...Read more
Brown d/c: Brown blood is always a sign of old blood. It could be a sign of implantation. I would get a pregnancy test, and f/u with your ob/gyn. ...Read more
Time to see a doctor: The white discharge and missed periods are two separate issues and you need to see an MD to evaluate what's going on. You could have a yeast infection and you could have some disorder that's preventing you from having periods. Not having a period is NOT normal and you should see an MD to discuss this. ...Read more
Missed period.: 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 (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. Brown D/c can be old blood cleaned from ...Read more
The red ; brown: Discharge might be your period.Get a more detailed answer ›
Missed period one month got it the next month whenperiod was over I got a pink discharge with odor. What's wrong?
Possible infection: You may have a vaginal infection which may require treatment. Please see your doctor for an evaluation, ...Read more
After 4 days of missed period, I had a skin like discharge on my pad (about 1.5inc) on my 2nd day pf period. What could it be?
An early miscarr: Possible u had an unsuccessful early spontaneous ab, or just excessive tissue, a + blood test would confirm the 1st one, u get a quant b-hcg and a progesterone, if + b-hcg then u get another one 3 days later to see if it goes up or down, if a normal pg it should double, if an early missed it should be going down, so see your obgyn to find out. ...Read more
Missed period for 2 weeks. 2 (-) on PT. Experienced brown discharge for four days and now my discharge is white? What's going on?
Infection.: See your doctor for the infection of the uterus. ...Read more
I am 5 days late and have brown discharge I took a test two days before my missed period and also I am sexually active
Test again: You tested too soon for the test to have been valid. It is time to do another pregnancy test. ...Read more
Period is usually on 3rd of every month but for 2-3days I had brown discharge now I have a missed period with slight on& off pain in lower breasts?
Missed period last month now I been having brown discharge for 4 days now and around this time I am supposed to come on my period. What's going on?
"Old Blood" Can you be pregnant?? Ask question again with more information!
Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more
Brown discharge is: Usually old blood. Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e., polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is >. ...Read more
Late 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, polyps and fibroids can cause spotting. If concerned for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule visit ...Read more
Light brown discharge before my period. Missed period. 2 weeks later heavy brown / red discharge. Problem?! I'm scared!
Get a pregnancy test: It's possible that you could be pregnant if you missed a period and if you are pregnant, then see an OB/GYN soon to figure out what's going on. You may need an ultrasound. You may be going through a very early miscarriage. Regardless, a pregnancy test is the first step. Good luck! ...Read more
I had sex 2 months ago, and had a heavy regular period last month. This month I've had a missed period and now having brown discharge.?
Brown discharge: Is usually old blood being cleaned from the uterus. Perhaps the brown discharge is your period. You might be experiencing a temporary imbalance of hormones. ...Read more
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
A missed period is when you don't have a period at your normal time. Because a missed period can be due to pregnancy, even a period that is signficantly lighter or shorter can be considered a missed period and possible pregnancy. And having early symptoms of early pregnancy such as sore breasts or mild nausea would increase ...Read more