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

Due for periods, have pinkish clear discharge. Is it early signs of pregnancy or STD?

hi , im due for my period this week but it hasnt come, i thought it had yesterday when i started to bleed alittle, but it was light pinkish blood only after using the restroom as i wiped, then it turned brownish, now today im experiencing clear discharge with light pinkish blood strings as i wipe? what could this be? could it be an early sign of pregnancy? or is this an std? is it serious that i need to go check it out? or is it totally normal? because ive never had this before.
Asked On : Sun, 24 Mar 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  21
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Thank you for your query.
What you are experiencing is not normal.
There could be various reasons for this.
An early pregnancy, a failed pregnancy or an ectopic pregnancy could present this way.
Also, sometimes, stress, anxiety, thyroid disorders, recent fluctuations in weight, travelling , polycystic ovaries - all could lead to altered bleeding pattern.
Being on hormonal medications could be a cause.
Cervical erosions or growths or endometriosis / endometrial polyps could be a reason.
You need to consult your doctor to rule out the cause.
take care.
Answered: Tue, 26 Mar 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