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Breakthrough bleeding or period, what's the difference?

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Regularity

The menstrual period is the start of a new cycle and happens on a regular basis, whereas breakthrough bleeding happens at any time during a menstrual cycle after the menstrual period has ended.

In brief: Regularity

The menstrual period is the start of a new cycle and happens on a regular basis, whereas breakthrough bleeding happens at any time during a menstrual cycle after the menstrual period has ended.
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