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What Causes Sticky Mucus With Blood During Mid Cycle Of The Period
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
I am having vaginal spotting (pinkish and once with a little stringy blood in mucus) after a bowel movement. I am mid cycle. What could cause this?
I've been having brown blood discharge during my mid cycle. I'm on the pill, Yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) and my last period was normal. Started Precipra med. Concerned?
Not a huge problem: The medication Precipra could affect the absorption of the pill.If this contines you may consider switchingOC ...Read more
Can i get cervical mucus the week after my period ends? I know your supposed to ovulate around mid cycle but i only saw cervical mucus the week after?
All the time: As a family doctor but also as a woman it is all the time, especially when you are under forty; before after during the mucus comes and goes; it is always there. ...Read more
Took a HPT when period 3days late. Negative results. Still no period. Now 5 days late. Mid cycle had brown mucus spotting. having cramp and backache.
Do a repeat & if-...: C Ur Md & get a blood test. ...Read more
Last month my period was a week late(but it came).2 negative home p tests.This cycle had mid cycle blood(brown).Whats wrong?
BCP: You may need to switch your bcp. ...Read more
I haven't had a period since October 26 and I took a blood test in mid November that came back negative. I still haven't had a period.
Is it normal for my period to become earlier and earlier each month? Its usually mid month but now it started on the 2nd. And it's pinkish blood
I started dianette mid cycle my period was then 5 days late now I have pink blood when i wipe is it possible i'm pregnant?
Dianette: Women using this contraceptive for the first time may experience menstrual irregularities such as spotting, breakthrough bleeding or missed periods. Consult your doctor if bleeding persists. Check yourself for pregnancy with urine test strips from your friendly pharmacist. Good luck. ...Read more
Normal period 28-33 days, never later. Past cycle, i spotted mid cycle for 2 weeks dark brown mucous. Been 35 days, no period. I am sexually active.
I haven't had a period in 44 days and had spotting and brown discharge for a week around mid cycle what's wrong? Negative htps and blood test.
Period spottng mid mnth 4 past yr. This mnth 5days spottng then started &on day9 of period now. Tsh test tmrw. Clots/red blood not hvy. Shld i worry?
Not about the test: Your menstrual irregularity will not materially affect the TSH results. It would be prudent to address your health issues with the doctor who ordered the TSH test as all lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the test is usually in the best position to do that. ...Read more
I am mid cycle and been having pinkish mucus vaginal discharge with tiny blood clots on and off now for 6 days with cramps. Had the same last month
I'm on a mirena (levonorgestrel) i bn having back pain heavy cramping and spotting old blood jus a little first day for the blood. I haven't had a period since mid nov?
Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD check: If you were previously doing fine with the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud and are now having new symptoms, it would be safest to be evaluated by a gynecologist. They would run a pregnancy test and get an ultrasound to be sure the iud is still in proper position. They would also make sure there isn't an infection or some other cause of the new symptoms. ...Read more
I have been on implanon birth control for 8 months with no period or spotting and i had 2 blood clots the size of a qurter, mid tummy hurts?
See your GYN: For an exam and ultrasound and blood work if necessary to see what is going on. ...Read more
Two weeks after my period I went to the restroom and notice a light pink color when I wiped and clear mucus with blood in it what can cause this?
No: A small amount of blood just after the period is not usually a cause for concern. If spotting persists through your cycle you should seek evaluation. ...Read more
Period ended 3days ago. I peed and small amount of blood came out looked sticky like mucus in bowel not toilet paper. What could this be?
Hi doctor. Every month, I notice during my period, together with the blood, some kind of jelly-goo-ish mucus, transparent (just like the one we are suppose to have when we are ovulatin). Is it normal? I take the pill and it's been like this since forever.
Mucous: Yes that is very normal. Part of the way BIRTH CONTROL pills work is that they cause a thickening of the cervical mucous. No need to worry. ...Read more
What could cause slightly blood tinged vaginal mucus and sore breasts along with extremely red nipples? Its been almost 2 weeks after my period .
Ovulation: About two weeks after the last period started is the right time for ovulation. Ovulation is frequently associated with midcycle spotting. The increasing estrogen, as ovulation approaches, results in breast tenderness for many women. The increasing progesterone, after ovulation, can cause nipple sensitivity. ...Read more
3.5m PP, not BF, using condoms. Having Period like cramps for over 2 weeks w/no blood but lots of clear mucous discharge. Any cause for concerns? I don't remember this after first child.
Perhaps: Congratulations! At 3.5 months postpartum, one would typically not still be passing remnants of placenta or decidua. Also the cramping with no menses is not really expected. You have presumably already had your postpartum 6 week check-up. Please contact your obstetrician's office for an appointment or at least discussion of your current symptoms. Good wishes:) ...Read more
Blood in cervical mucous after period and sometimes it hurts to urinate during my period? Should I see my doctor?
By all means see: your doctor. While you are at it, talk to her/him about birth control, safe sex practices and HPV vaccine. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. ...Read more
Late period and light spotting my period was eight days late and I am never late. Last night i had cramping and brown spotting. This morning there was no blood on my pad, only a light bloody substance with clear, sticky mucous secreted only when i urinate
You should wait another week or two for your period to be normal. If this does not happen then you should repeat the pregnancy test. If it is still negative then you may have a hormonal imbalance due to stress/anxiety, thyroid issues, weight fluctuations etc. At this point you should follow up with your doctor for a complete evaluation.
Best of luck. ...Read more
Dysmenorrhea : There can be many causes to a bloody, mucous discharge. Of course, if there is any chance you could, be pregnant, that might be one explanation. Certain uterine and cervical infections, as well as uterine polyps can also present this way. There are other causes. I would check with your gynecologist to pinpoint the cause. ...Read more
If i found little blood on my mucus 4 or 5 days after my last period ended. Is it leftover blood? Or is it something else?
Left over: 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
Had a light fishy smell a few day before period, now have a rotten smell at the end of period that has little to no brownish blood and light mucus.
Bacterial vaginosis?: The most common discharge with "fishy" or "rotten" odor is bacterial vaginosis. BV is overgrowth of mostly normal bacteria. It's not an STD, but more common in women with STDs like gonorrhea and chlamydia. Trichomonas, an STD, can cause similar odor and discharge. Of course chance of STD depends on risk, partner history, etc. BV is easily treated. See a doctor soon for testing, treatment. ...Read more