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I have Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura and my menstrual blood smells foul and has dark red clots in it

I hand ITP and my menstrual has dark red clots (almost black) and a terrible odor I m on my menstrual and I have dark red clots (almost black) and it smells terrible.I also have ITP.I weight 180, I m 27,a female and have amnemia.I stopped bleeding for half a day and now its bleeding light with dark clots that stringy and very foul
Asked On : Sun, 22 May 2011
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Hi welcome to health care magic........
ITP and mensturating with passing clots could be due to increased bleeding due to low platelets.Get a platelet count done and if low need to have a platelet transfusion and a 2 week course of steroids.
Answered: Sun, 22 May 2011
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