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Two days ago, on day 18 of my cycle, I noticed I had a brown mucus-like discharge. Today it's blood red and I have to wear pad? What could it be?

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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine

In brief: Breakthrough bleed

mixed with vaginal and cervical mucous.
Not uncommon in young women. See GYN if bleeding s heavy.

In brief: Breakthrough bleed

mixed with vaginal and cervical mucous.
Not uncommon in young women. See GYN if bleeding s heavy.
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