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What causes sticky mucus with blood during mid cycle of the period?

What causes sticky mucus with blood during mid cycle of the period?

Ovulation: It is common to have a small amount of bleeding near the time of ovulation. The normal vaginal discharge is increased at that time as well. What you are noticing is quite common and normal. ...Read more

Mucus (Definition)

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


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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 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?

Midcycle: stringly mucous indiicate not only mid-cycle but also indicates ovulation and fertility. If you desire pregnacy, now is the time; however, if you do not want pregnacy, condoms plus BC pills is correct. ...Read more

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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

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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.

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.

Menses: Many issues such as stress change in activity, change in diet, and some medical conditions can affect periods. You should see your doctor at this point to have work up to rule out any underlying conditions. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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.

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.

Lots of things.: Always rule out pregnancy first. However, many things can affect the timing and regularity of one's cycle (e.g. Weight changes, diet, stress, etc..). Don't stress. Keep an eye on it for now. If the changes are persistent for more than 5-6 cycles, see your ob/gyn. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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?

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

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Small bit of bright red blood in cervical mucus 2 days after end of period. Cause for concern?

Small bit of bright red blood in cervical mucus 2 days after end of period. Cause for concern?

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

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Why do I have so much EWM during my period? It's more mucus than blood.. is this normal? Also have very painful cramps. Ty

Inflammation: Inflammation secondary to irritation/ infection in the area causes excess mucous or blood tinged discharge. See PMD for check up and treatment. PID, BV, Allergy to local application like spermicide, douching, tampon can contribute. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Prob not serious: This was probably just the dregs of your period, but if it continues, it could represent a bladder infection. If there are frequency and burning on urination it would best to see your health provider. ...Read more

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What could cause slightly blood tinged vaginal mucus and sore breasts along with extremely red nipples? Its been almost 2 weeks after my period .

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

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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.

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

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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

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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

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 : 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

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Period one week early brown blood and mucus?

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

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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?

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

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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.

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