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Why am I spot bleeding week after my period?

Why am I spot bleeding week after my period?

Low estrogen: Usually not enough estrogen early in cycle, this could be your birth control or a weight issue. Polyps are a possibility as well. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

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


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Why am i bleeding a week after my period?

Why am i bleeding a week after my period?

This is usally: Related to an imbalance of hormones. Advise your physician if it persists. ...Read more

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Why am i bleeding/spotting a week after my period?

Why am i bleeding/spotting a week after my period?

Irregular bleeding: Irregular bleeding is 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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I normally start my period every 24/25 days. I recently finished my period and 8 days later I started my period again...why is this happening?

I normally start my period every 24/25 days. I recently finished my period and 8 days later I started my period again...why is this happening?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods can occur and can be normal. Best to monitor your cycle over the next 2-3 months. If it continues to be irregular, seek medical attention. If concerned for pregnancy, take an over the counter test. ...Read more

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Why am i bleeding like if i was in my period. I just had my period 1 week ago and three days later i was bleeding again ?

Why am i bleeding like if i was in my period. I just had my period 1 week ago and three days later i was bleeding again ?

Vaginal bleeding: Vaginal bleeding can be caused by a number of processes, both normal and abnormal. If the blood is dark, it could be leftover blood from your period. But it may also be a sign of a condition related to the uterus, cervix, or vagina. It is best to have a gynecological exam to best identify the source of this bleeding if it continues. ...Read more

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Why am i still bleeding after my period has ended?

Why am i still bleeding after my period has ended?

Varies: If you are having spotting or bleeding for more than ten days you should see your doctor to find out why. ...Read more

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My period last week. Now I am light bleeding watery red/pink and bad cramps. Before this I didn't have my period for a few months. I am not pregnant?

My period last week. Now I am light bleeding watery red/pink and bad cramps. Before this I didn't have my period for a few months. I am not pregnant?

Infection: You have a cervical or vaginal infection. You could also have a urinary tract infection. But a bleeding cervix in this scenario is likely inflamed by an infection. ...Read more

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Why am I spotting 2 days after my period?

Why am I spotting 2 days after my period?

NOT UNUSUAL: It is not unusual to have a little spotting after the periods end as there may be some left over blood which is finding it's way out.As long as it stopped and is not continuing you do not need to do anything.If it continues then check with your gynecologist ...Read more

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After my menses I am still bleeding? Why?

After my menses I am still bleeding? Why?

What's normal: Changes in menstrual bleeding can signal a hormonal imbalance (like pcos), uterine structural problems like a polyp or a fibroids, or even pregnancy. In adults, normal menstrual periods vary from about 21-35 days (counting from the beginning of 1 period to the beginning of the next), and last 7 days or less. See your doctor if this is a significant change for you. ...Read more

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Any reason why am i bleeding a week after my period now?

Any reason why am i bleeding a week after my period now?

See gynecologist: Any irregular or excessive bleeding that is different from what you usually experience should be discussed with a doctor. It might be a normal process related to aging or weight gain, but you want to make sure that it isn't anything worse, like an infection or cancer. Start tracking your bleeding on a calendar to help your doctor understand what's going on. ...Read more

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Why am i having a period only 1 week after i got off my last period?

Why am i having a period only 1 week after i got off my last period?

Can happen: Either spontaneously or if you are on hormonal contraception. As always, make sure you are not pregnant. If a recurring issue, then get yourself evaluated ...Read more

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I had a protected sex weeks before my period but why am I having bleeding and cramps not spotting just 3days after my period?

I had a protected sex weeks before my period but why am I having bleeding and cramps not spotting just 3days after my period?

Infection: Well you don't have pregnancy. That leaves STDS, Other vaginitis, hormone problems or cancer. Unexpected bleeding that is recurrent, persistent or worrisome means an examination is needed with probable testing to be included. ...Read more

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Why am i lightly bleeding and my period ended last week?

There may have been: Some residual blood/ tissue that needed to be extruded (or hormonal irregularity). ...Read more

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My period stopped a week ago why am i cramping when i'm not even on my period?

Common: Assuming nothing else in your history has changed, this is a failrly common problem. If you have not been examined recently, a check-up is in order to investigate other causes. ...Read more

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Why am i bleeding after i had my period?

Why am i bleeding after i had my period?

Abnormal bleeding: Is this a new problem or have you been having abnormal bleeding for a few months time now? This could be related to any of a number of issues such as polyps, fibroids, ovulation problems, infection, etc. You should be seen by an obgyn physician near you for a full exam, pap smear, cultures and possibly an ultrasound or blood work. ...Read more

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I had my period one week ago. Five days after my period i started light bleeding and then spotted for a day only when i wipe now im bleeding lightly?

Fluctuation: Occasionally it can be normal to have some irregularity, if this is a one time thing i would wait to see what next month brings. If you are having pain, pregnancy symptoms or signs of infection then you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have started bleeding 3 days after my periods ended. I had sex a day before my bleeding starts. I am planning a baby. But why is it happening?

I have started bleeding 3 days after my periods ended. I had sex a day before my bleeding starts. I am planning a baby. But why is it happening?

Irregular periods: 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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