Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
141 Doctors are Online

Abnormal period. Had sex for the first time in a year. Is this the reason for irregular cycle?

I started spotting pinkish blood on Monday only when I wipe. I put a pad on thinking my period is coming. And four days later I only see a small amount of blood when wiping myself. I have regular 28 day cycle periods. I had my tubes ties14 years ago. I had sex on 3/17 for the first time in over a year. Why won't my period come?
Asked On : Tue, 9 Apr 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  68
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Procedures
OBGYN 's  Response
May 2013
Thanks for the query.
According to your description the possibilities are:
-Hypomenorrhea: scanty flow during periods.
-Hormonal imbalance leading to irregular spotting, premenstrual spotting etc.
-Rarely in case of failed tubectomy there is possibility of pregnancy.
So you wait for one more week, possibly by that time you will get your period.
If not consult gynecologist once and get examined to find out the possible cause and take treatment accordingly.
For more details you can ask me through:
Take care.

Answered: Tue, 9 Apr 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor