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Menstrual irregularities, tampoons - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   hello
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   my period has lasted for about 12 days
User :   what could this mean
Doctor :  
User :   it seems heavy at times but inserting and removing a tampon is painfuk
Doctor :  
whats ur age/sex?
User :   20/f
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is ur period regular?
User :   when i remove the tampon it is fairly un used so it is painful
User :   not usually
Doctor :  
User :   but then i will wipe and there will be alot of blood
Doctor :  
Doctor :   using tampoons will lead to infection
User :   its almost like i am bleeding only when i take the tampon out
Doctor :  
do u have any white discharge?
User :   no
User :   my blood is also bright colored when i wipe
User :   dark on the tampon and the first 4 days it was almost brown
User :   but now it is fairly bright red
Doctor :  
from how many days are u usin tapoon
Doctor :  
User :   i use one everyday i have been for about 2 years
User :   i dont ever use pads
Doctor :  
did u face similar problems before?

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