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Vaginal bleeding before periods start - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I am having a problem with my mentral cycle.
Doctor :   Please describe.
User :   I am on birth control and have an active sex life. But I have had vaginal bleeding over the last two days, a week before my period is scheduled to start.
User :   I am afraid that I could be pregnant.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you used any other medications while being on birth control pills?
Doctor :   Do you consume alcohol?
User :   No.
User :   To both questions.
Doctor :   Have you had similar menstrual irregularities previously?
User :   I have recently lost about 10 pounds in the span of two weeks.
User :   Once only.
User :   Due to stress
User :   I skipped an entire period. But continued regularly after that.
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   18.
Doctor :   Is there a white discharge?
User :   No.
User :   Its like a normal period.
Doctor :   Do you have any problem while passing urine?
User :   No.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   let me brief you.
Doctor :   Since, I cannot perform a physical examination, I cannot pinpoint the exact cause of this bleeding. However
Doctor :   based on your description,
Doctor :   it appears that the cause may be due to hormonal disturbances.
Doctor :   Are you following?
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