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Irregular period lead to brown discharge. Started menopause?

hi, i am 41 and for the past year my periods have been irregular.. I took a period 2 weeks ago which was 1 week early, then after a week break i have taken what i can describe as a brownish blood period which lasted 4 cramps like i normally have. Do you think its just the start of menapause or do you think i should get checked out? thankyou
Asked On : Sun, 13 May 2012
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Hello mam, delay of periods and scanty discharge is suggestive of upcoming menopause.
But still do a urine pregnancy test which if negative get an ultrasound, FSH and thyroid profile testing done.
Visit your gynecologist with reports.all the best and take care
Answered: Sun, 13 Apr 2014
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