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Why is my blood dark?

Why is my blood dark?

Myoglobinuria: Very, dark urine with the color of cola could be due to the presence of myoglobin, which is a breakdown product of muscle cell. It can be caused by trauma, alcohol, medications, and vigorous exercises. It could indicate that you have rhabdomyolysis, which could lead to kidney failure. Another cause would be blood (as in uti) or bilirubin in the urine (as in liver disease). Should be checked. ...Read more

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Hi, I am having a miscarriage and wanted to know why is my blood dark red and brown and kind of thick & has a vinegar smell..is this normal?

Hi, I am having a miscarriage and wanted to know why is my blood dark red and brown and kind of thick & has a vinegar smell..is this normal?

Miscarriage: Your miscarriage may be caused by a bacterial vaginal infection.The vinegar smell could be the tipoff.The dark bloody discharge may represent old uterine blood. Consult your foctor for treatment before you try to get pregnant again ...Read more

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Why is my period blood dark brown, stopped after 4 hrs. Is this a period?

Why is my period blood dark brown, stopped after 4 hrs. Is this a period?

Brown = blood : Brown equals old blood. If this is right after your period then you are just passing some of the blood that has been siting at the back of the vagina.If your periods are irregular see your doctor to discuss options for cycle regulation. ...Read more

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Why is my period blood a dry dark brown colour?

Old blood: Dry dark brown color means old blood. It could be that the full on period hasn't started yet. If the bleeding doesn't get normal this cycle, be sure to run a home pregnancy test if you've been having sex. ...Read more

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How come my blood is so dark?

Several options: Can indicate significant oxygen extraction by the body, some nutritional variances (like high iron), dehydration (/concentration), and more often than not--if otherwise healthy--is just a normal variant that is ok for you. If worried, ask your dr. ...Read more

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My blood is really thick and dark - should I be worried?

My blood is really thick and dark - should I be worried?

Need tests: Physical appearance may have some validity to a trained , but real thing is lab analysis , wait for results before you worry. ...Read more

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I got my time of the month on saturday and it was dark brown with a tiny bit of blood . What does that mean ?!

May be normal: If you have no burning no itching than you just watch . There are physiological changes in your body may be its beginning of your cycle ...Read more

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