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Brown discharge and cramps after periods normal?

Brown discharge and cramps after periods normal?

You might just be: Expelling some last bits of old, deoxygenated blood. ...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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Brown watery discharge before period normal?

Brown watery discharge before period normal?

Normal: period related discharge can take on many different appearances depending on the amount of mucus that is being secreted from your cervix around the time of menses. as long as the discharge is not excessive, malodorous, or causing any itching, or pain, it can be normal. Keep watch and consult if getting worse. ...Read more

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Light brown discharge before my period. Missed period. 2 weeks later heavy brown / red discharge. Problem ?! I'm scared !

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

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Having brown slimy vaginal discharge 2 days before my period normal?

Having brown slimy vaginal discharge 2 days before my period normal?

Watch: It may just be related to hormone changers before your period, if you are concerned about pregnancy, check a test. ...Read more

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Dark brown stringy discharge breakthrough bleeding?

Dark brown stringy discharge breakthrough bleeding?

Need more info: If you are on the pill breakthrough spotting is a common effect, especially if you are forgetful about taking the pill on time. If you aren't it could be coinciding with ovulation. ...Read more

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What cause brown discharge after ovulation?

What cause brown discharge after ovulation?

Hormone changes: It may be ovulatory bleeding/spotting cause from a change in (the dominant) hormones from estrogen to progesterone. ...Read more

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Missed period. Itchy thick light pink discharge 6 days after period is due.

Missed period. Itchy thick light pink discharge 6 days after period is due.

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

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Period started late. After normal brown discharge after period, 1 week later heavy brown discharge like a period. Pregnancy?

Period started late. After normal brown discharge after period, 1 week later heavy brown discharge like a period. Pregnancy?

Take a test: If you think you are pregnant then take a home pregnancy test and in minutes you will have your answer. Sounds like you just had a late period which is very common. Consider birth control to avoid these scares in the future. ...Read more

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Light pink discharge day period is due no period mucus?

Light pink discharge day period is due no period mucus?

Check home pregnancy: If + call OB/Gyn, stop anything harmful to fetus. If - expect next period to be normal. If not, see Gyn ...Read more

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Brown discharge week before period on bc cramping?

Brown discharge week before period on bc cramping?

Brown Blood: Brown blood is always a sign of old blood. B/c still has 1% chance of failure. I worry about ectopic pregnancy with the cramping. You need to follow up with ob/gyn. ...Read more

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Five days before period had dark stringy discharge. light brown discharge when wipe. on birth control. Just had bacterial infect.Treated. rephresh pil?

Five days before period had dark stringy discharge. light brown discharge when wipe. on birth control. Just had bacterial infect.Treated. rephresh pil?

Brown = old blood: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. Rephresh is fine to use ...Read more

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Thick brown discharge before my period?

Brown discharge: Brown discharge often contains older, deoxygenated blood ; may be seen after the period. In this case, it might be the start of your period. ...Read more

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Miscarried 9 days ago. Had sticky stringy discharge with light pink brownish bleeding -spotting like. Is that norm or ovulation?

Miscarried 9 days ago. Had sticky stringy discharge with light pink brownish bleeding -spotting like. Is that norm or ovulation?

Neither: The bloody discharge is certainly not normal unless it is "debris" being shed still from the miscarriage. I hope you have returned to your GYN MD post miscarriage for a checkup, and if not make an appointment. ...Read more

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12 days Missed periods.-ve pregnancy test.abdominal cramps&white discharge occasionally seen.is this pregnancy sign.why white discharge seen?plz answe

12 days Missed periods.-ve pregnancy test.abdominal cramps&white discharge occasionally seen.is this pregnancy sign.why white discharge seen?plz answe

Unlikely: If you did the test correctly and it was negative at 12 days after a missed period, you are unlikely to be pregnant. You may repeat the test or see your doctor for an examination and blood test. You may consult this site for signs of pregnancy. http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-living/getting-pregnant/in-depth/symptoms-of-pregnancy/art-20043853 ...Read more

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4days of brown vaginal discharge now light pink dischrge.My period ended a week before the brown discharge came.My blood test high esr. not pregnant.

Hormonal imbalance: 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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28 weeks pregnant brown discharge and period cramps?

See your : Ob provider right away. May not be serious but could signal serious problems. ...Read more