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My Period Is Brown And Clotty
This may be: Older, deoxygenated blood and tissue being shed from the uterus. ...Read more
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
It just means: That tissue ; older, deoxygenated blood is being cleaned out of your uterus. ...Read more
Probably normal: What you describe sounds normal. Many women have brownish flow initially which can also be quite light. As bleeding increases, the color usually turns red. ...Read more
This may be your: Period. Brown discharge is usually old, deoxygenated blood being cleaned from the uterus. ...Read more
Period: If no other symptoms, it is normal. ...Read more
Brown is : Usually old blood. Not to worry.Get a more detailed answer ›
If it is at your: Normal period time — it is likely your period. Brown coloration is usually due to older, deoxygenated blood being cleaned from the uterus. It could however also be breakthrough bleeding due to imbalance of estrogen or Progesterone (especially at a different time during menstrual cycle). ...Read more
Is it normal for period to be 3 days late and only be a pinkish brownish color when I wipe for 4 days?
Light period ? : If you are bleeding daily, perhaps this is a light period rather than being late? I suggest you give your OB a call if this lasts more than 7 days ...Read more
My friends period haven't come she said it was a Little brownish pink and no flow. What can that mean?
Is it normal to have a very short (2days) illiquid and Brown period or does this mean there is a problem?
Can it be normal for periods to start of brownish and stay brownish. What does it mean to start a period early and is it bad?
Irregular menses: Especially at your age, irregular periods are not unusual. Be sure you are not pregnant since this can cause a change in periods, as can use of oral contraceptives. There are many reasons for variations, the majority of which are not serious in any way. Dark blood is typically older blood that spends time in the uterus before it comes down. ...Read more
Its not flowing but noticable very light brown colour when I dab. Contineous from period. Had problems down there since few weeks now.
You would need to: You would need to provide more info B4 we would even try to give you general health advice. What do you mean by "problems down there"? Do u have other symptoms? Have you had sexual intercourse since your LMP? R U using a contraceptive that has female hormones in it? We might be able to give you some helpful advice thru a Virtual Visit but can't prescribe meds outside of the US. Best wishes. Dr. Anne. ...Read more
Period lasted 3 days, was dark and never got heavy stayed the same flow all 3 days. Now having brown CM 2 days after. What could cause this?
Period was june 9 june 27 I ov june 29 30 and 1 of july I spotted lite pink brown july 8 pg test nagtive july 9 wiped lite brown then nothing it stop?
Need more info: Missing an occasional period is not concerning, as long as it returns to normal. If the pattern persists, first make sure you are not pregnant, then go visit with your obgyn. He/she may need to run some tests to determine exactly what is going on. ...Read more
Possible causes: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives ; perimenopause. Dark brown can be old, deoxygenated blood. ...Read more