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Dr. Norm S.
Dr. Norm S., Board Certified OB/GYN
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Experience:  Over 30 years of experience in OB/GYN practice, including teaching students. Fellow of American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
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My periods are always regular but this month it has come a

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Hi there,My periods are always regular but this month it has come a week early is has been bright red thin bleeding which is very heavy for 6 days now. I'm wondering if I should be concerned?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Norm S. replied 3 months ago.

How old are you?

Do you use anything for birth control? Thank you.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Recently no not consistently
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I'm 33
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
My period was due this coming Tuesday (12th sept). I did a pregnancy test this morning which was negative.
Expert:  Dr. Norm S. replied 3 months ago.

As long as your periods are usually regular, I wouldn't be concerned. The bleeding is likely hormonal and not anything serious.

I would give it some time and see if things return to normal.

If there is any chance of an STD, I would get tested, since STD's can cause abnormal bleeding.

If the bleeding seems quite heavy, then I would see your doctor for treatment. Best wishes.

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Expert:  Dr. Norm S. replied 3 months ago.

Thank you for your payment and rating.