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Why would I be spotting pink blood. 3 days after my period?

Why would I be spotting pink blood. 3 days after my period?

Typically normal: Slight transient hormone imbalance and small transient polyps are most common reasons. Usually it resolves on its own. If it persists with future menstral cycles see your doctor. If you think you may be pregnant take a pregnancy test.

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I had a period on the 27. Well 3 days after my period I started spotting light pink blood? Why? Any suggestions.

I had a period on the 27. Well 3 days after my period I started spotting light pink blood? Why? Any suggestions.

Many possibilities: I doubt this is serious. But the first thing to do is make sure you are not pregnant if you have been sexually active. If negative, than I might wait to see if it recurs, then see your pediatrician or gynecologist.

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Period is medium to heavy for three days then just light blood/spotting requiring a panty liner for about 3-4 days. Is this normal?

Period is medium to heavy for three days then just light blood/spotting requiring a panty liner for about 3-4 days. Is this normal?

Probably: You say you are 30. By this time you should have had over 200 menses. Compared to your past menses was this most recent one normal or not. If not see your Gyn.

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Around the time I should be having a period I only had light spotting here and there for about three days. Now large chunks of blood. What is it?

Around the time I should be having a period I only had light spotting here and there for about three days. Now large chunks of blood. What is it?

Your hormones are in: .. flux for some reason, but make sure it is not infection first. Irregular periods and spotting could meansome hormonal imbalance that could be affected by many different factors, including age (if approaching menopause?), nutrition, illness, exercise (or lack of it), body girth, psychological well-being, stress, season, or simple fluctuations of other related hormones (thyroid for example).

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Would like to know why I might be spotting like I'm in the beginning stages of my period for the past 3 days? It should be roughly 1 1/2 to 2 more weeks before I start. Blood is pink (fresh), not brownish like residual from my last period. I am a 43 yea

Would like to know why I might be spotting like I'm in the beginning stages of my period for the past 3 days? It should be roughly 1 1/2 to 2 more weeks before I start. Blood is pink (fresh), not brownish like residual from my last period. I am a 43 yea

There: There are many causes for vaginal bleeding not related to your period such as: - menopause - anovulation - iud or Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) use - stopping or starting birth control pills containing estrogen - stress - hormone problems such as with the thyroid - injury/trauma of the vagina from intercourse or a sexually transmitted disease - uterine fibroids or polyps - cervical injury, infection or rarely, cancer - pregnancy (implantation bleeding) if you are sexually active, it is really important that you see a doctor and have an exam to rule out the more concerning causes such as cancer or infection. Good luck!

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Spotting for 4 days brownish and light pink. Today was expected period but only when I wipe I see blood. What can it be?

Spotting for 4 days brownish and light pink. Today was expected period but only when I wipe I see blood. What can it be?

Possible: Pregnancy if unprotected sex. Then check a pregnancy test. Otherwise just a slight period which sometimes happens and don't worry. You could still check a pregnancy test to put your mind at rest if it would help.

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I had my period recently and finish it on the 19th of June but for the past three days I've been having a very watery spotting of blood. What is it?

I had my period recently and finish it on the 19th of June but for the past three days I've been having a very watery spotting of blood. What is it?

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.

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What could thismeani started my period on dec 17 and it ended the 23 and now I have been spotting pink blood off and on the past 3 days including 2day?

What could thismeani started my period on dec 17 and it ended the 23 and now I have been spotting pink blood off and on the past 3 days including 2day?

Mid-cycle spotting: Spotting in the mid-cycle due to hormonal changes in not uncommon and is not abnormal. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. Http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine.

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I am spotting a little bit of pink blood only when I wipe. Its been 10 days since my period ended.

I am spotting a little bit of pink blood only when I wipe. Its been 10 days since my period ended.

It happens sometimes: Many women have occasional variation of their mucus discharge, some spotting between periods, a heavier period, a lighter period, a longer or shorter period, or even a missed period. Having one or two of these symptoms doesn’t necessarily mean there is a medical problem, but a call to one’s primary care or Ob-Gyn doctor is a good idea if symptoms are persistent, recurring, or worrisome.

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3 days late for my period, started spotting very lightly, pink brown blood 2 days ago. No menstraul symptoms. My period is very regular usually.?

3 days late for my period, started spotting very lightly, pink brown blood 2 days ago. No menstraul symptoms. My period is very regular usually.?

It happens sometimes: A doctor can check to see if there is any medical issue, if a woman has mild menstrual-related symptoms. Many women have some variation of their mucus discharge, their periods, or a missed period on occasion. Some women feel normal after a few days, but others have bothersome symptoms and follow-up with their doctors. A urine pregnancy test is accurate if done correctly after a missed period.

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For the past two days I have been spotting brown and light pink blood, my period was supposed to come yesterday (10-07-14) instead it came today? Why?

For the past two days I have been spotting brown and light pink blood, my period was supposed to come yesterday (10-07-14) instead it came today? Why?

Might be...: Sometimes the period may be off for a couple of days and doesn't mean anything is wrong. Many factors can influence on this (stress, ovulation time changes for example), however if this is very unusual for you and you are sexually active get a home pregnancy test to make sure this is not what is causing it. If not and the rest of the period is normal I wouldn't be concern but if in doubt see GYN.

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Pink and brown blood spotting for 8 days no period suppose to been on since july 15 now having cramps today what could this be?

Pink and brown blood spotting for 8 days no period suppose to been on since july 15 now having cramps today what could this be?

Menses-irregular: You may getting prementrual/menstrual changes with cramping. Certainly make sure that you are not prenant and you should have a through GYN check

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Period ended 4 days ago but I didn't get the brown blood that I always get at the end. I had light red/pink spotting 2 days ago. My period was light.

Period ended 4 days ago but I didn't get the brown blood that I always get at the end. I had light red/pink spotting 2 days ago. My period was light.

Irregular bleeding: 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.

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Missed period in three days but I had use condoms and I've been spotting old blood?

Missed period in three days but I had use condoms and I've been spotting old blood?

Common problem: 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.

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Started spotting 6 days ago after having my period two weeks ago (on second patch of the three). Spotting like a moderate period with brown-bright red blood, requiring tampon use. No pain/discomfort. Have used Xulane 2yrs. Hx spotting on other bcp.?

Started spotting 6 days ago after having my period two weeks ago (on second patch of the three). Spotting like a moderate period with brown-bright red blood, requiring tampon use. No pain/discomfort. Have used Xulane 2yrs. Hx spotting on other bcp.?

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, polyps, fibroids and hormonal changes can cause spotting. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.

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4 days late on period pink mucus came down when I went pee then same again but a string of blood then a lot of blood then spotting and littl2nocramps.

4 days late on period pink mucus came down when I went pee then same again but a string of blood then a lot of blood then spotting and littl2nocramps.

See your Gyn Dr: Do a urine pregnancy test. If negative repeat it in 1 wk to be sure. Other causes for abnormal menstruation include failure to ovulate, severe emotional stress, obesity, anorexia, polycystic ovarian syndrome, other hormonal causes, diseases or abnormalities of the reproductive tract etc. Etc. Often the cause is unknown.**See your Gynecologist SEE: http://bit. Ly/19cKee5 http://cle. Clinic/1IDXMvq

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