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Missed december period. Have now light spotty prolonged period. Advice?

Missed december period. Have now light spotty prolonged period. Advice?

Prolonged period: If you have had unprotected sex, you may be pregnant or have a infection. Recommend you do home pregnancy test and then call your doctor about your spotty period. ...Read more

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What causes a early light period?

What causes a early light period?

Light period: 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. ...Read more

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I was 3 days late but now I have light period?

I was 3 days late but now I have light period?

Normal: 3 days late, while can be a little "off" does not fall very far outside the normal in terms of timing. It's possible that your hormones (estrogen and progesterone) are a little different in this cycle, but at 3 days late, I wouldn't be worried for a second. Make sure if you don't want to be pregnant that you are using birth control. ...Read more

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Dark brown, very light period. Is this normal?

Dark brown, very light period. Is this normal?

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

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What other reasons for light period are there?

What other reasons for light period are there?

Light period: 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. ...Read more

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How will I know what does a very light period mean?

How will I know what does a very light period mean?

Light period: 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. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are reasons for a sudden light period?

Could you tell me what are reasons for a sudden light period?

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. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a real light period after years of having a heavy one?

Is it normal to have a real light period after years of having a heavy one?

Yes: Occasional cycle changes can happen every now and then. However, it may not be a bad idea to check a pregnancy test just in case. ...Read more

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Light period the first day and the second its begin to be heavy the second?

Light period the first day and the second its begin to be heavy the second?

Light / Heavy Period: Periods can start out light then get heavy. This is okay; and after awhile they will get lighter and then stop. This usually occurs in 4 to 7 days for most women. ...Read more

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What are possible reasons for light period (that was also almost a week late)?

What are possible reasons for light period (that was also almost a week late)?

Light period.: 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. ...Read more

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Is it ok to be on a super light period for 17 days then stop for a week the be on it again but heavy?

Is it ok to be on a super light period for 17 days then stop for a week the be on it again but heavy?

Lt then heavy period: Would check HCG. Also consider infection, polyps, fibroids, ovarian pathology ectopic, thyroid issues. . Consider sonogram and f/u/ w/ doc ...Read more

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I am experiencing a very light period which is not normal for me, it drops in the first day and flow little in the second and third day and then it st?

I am experiencing a very light period which is not normal for me, it drops in the first day and flow little in the second and third day and then it st?

An off cycle.: 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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Normal cycle for jan. 30 days later Spotted for 8days, a week later started a very light "period" that is now lasted 2 full weeks and counting. Neg pt?

Normal cycle for jan. 30 days later Spotted for 8days, a week later started a very light "period" that is now lasted 2 full weeks and counting. Neg pt?

NEEDS GYN EVALUATION: You have irregular vaginal bleeding with negative pregnancy test
You need to consult your Gyncologist and have a check up to find the cause and if any treatment is needed ...Read more