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Had period 3 weeks ago, the regular 7 days. Had pink spotting on sept.11, took hpt which was negative. But next few days, they were brown. Prego?

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Dr. Asha Kamnani
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Pregnancy Test

Simpler to do a pregnancy test if you are concerned.
I suggest waiting till you actually miss a period. Brownish discharge after spotting may mean implantation or an unusual hormonal cycle. So, if you miss your period then do a pregnancy test.

In brief: Pregnancy Test

Simpler to do a pregnancy test if you are concerned.
I suggest waiting till you actually miss a period. Brownish discharge after spotting may mean implantation or an unusual hormonal cycle. So, if you miss your period then do a pregnancy test.
Dr. Asha Kamnani
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