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Noticed brown discharge during periods. What could be the problem? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 28-Nov-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor:are you there?
User:Hello Doctor ,sorry there was some browser error.
User:I got my periods very early this time by the 24 th day itself. I am not having normal flow.There is some dark brown discharge and flow is not there.What is this problem?
Doctor:it can be variation of normal
Doctor:Is this the first time it is happening this way?
User:I get this in the first day og my periods.Bur,then I get the normal flow .But this time its the same for 4 days now.
Doctor:this is the first time you are experiencing this?
User:Yes Doctor
Doctor:please wait and watch for the next cycle as well
Doctor:May I know your age?
Doctor:are you married?
Doctor:nothing to worry as this is first time
Doctor:If it repeats in the next cycle as well
Doctor:You can do an ultrasound scan
User:Ok doctor.But this time I dint get any flow ,so will I get the periods agaian in a short time?
Doctor:not really
Doctor:You will mostly get it at the right time
User:Ok so this is not considered as my normal periods ,so I would be getting it in the next week again as per the cycle.If i am not wrong?
Doctor:when was your last period?
Doctor:What is your normal cycle duration?
User:My last was on 17 th oct.I usually get in 28 to 30 days time.
Doctor:the next cycle can be between 12 to 17 December
Doctor:But nothing can be confirmed for sure
User:This dark discharge started from 9th Nov.
Doctor:are you using your regular pads for it?
User:Yes Doctor
Doctor:then wait and watch for next cycle as I said
User:Ok thank you Doctor.
User:This is nothing to worry right?
Doctor:There is nothing to worry
Doctor:please relax
Doctor:are you there?
User:Yes Doctor
Doctor:nothing to worry as of now
Doctor:follow my suggestions
Doctor:we can chat again if the problem recurs
Doctor:all right?
User:Ok thank you so much for you time and advice.
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:take care
User:Thank you
Doctor:bye for now
User:Bye Doctor
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