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Prolonged periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Women's Health
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
User :   I am a 39 year old women and I was 6 days late for my period and when it started it has not stopped it has been 23 days now what should I do?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :   when was your last menstrual period?
Doctor :   When did it start and when did it end?
User :   It started on april 15 and has not ended
Doctor :   How many packs are you using per day?
Doctor :   Were you on some pills?
User :   No pills
Doctor :   or Birth control methods
User :   none
Doctor :   Did this happen earlier?
User :   no never before
Doctor :   I need to ask you few important questions and I need more time to help you better
Doctor :   This is not a problem to be ignored about
User :   ok
Doctor :   Before the last menstrual period, do you remember the dates of previous three periods?
User :   March14 thur the 18
User :   Feb 17 thur 21
User :   Jan. 19 thur the 23
User :   Dec. 23 thur 27
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Almost they were going regularly
User :   Yes
Doctor :   How many pads were you using for the last 20 day?
User :   I use tampons and like 3 or 4 it is not really that heavy bleeding
Doctor :   Were you using any other medications for any other problem?
User :   No not at all.
Doctor :   Are you sexually active?
User :   Yes
Doctor :   What is the color of the bleed?
User :   Dark red
Doctor :   Do you have pain, tenderness or fever?

User :   no
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