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Why is there brown spotting after 1 week of intercourse ?

Hello, i had sex last week and 5 days later i had brown spotting, i think i may have tore something because it hurt, and the spotting has lasted 7 days so far, and my period is not for two more weeks, could i be pregnant?
Thu, 19 Jan 2012
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Usually spotting after sex can be due to hymenal tear in first timers and in case of perineal tear due to sex.There can be a dark or clotted blood in first 2-3 days after periods which is collected blood.See if you have fresh blood spotting or dark brown and accordingly consult a doctor to rule out tear or injury.If you have missed periods or spotting more than a week and fear pregnancy you can do a pregnancy test at home to rule out.
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