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2 week period fallowed by 2 weeks with out and bleeding again
Vampkatt posted:
I had my piriod 2 weeks ago for just shy of 2 weeks with heavy bleeding for about 5 days with large clots about the size of my fist.Then today I found I am bleeding again with small clots and alot of cramping and I have been having strange cravings (food wise). I had gone almost 3 months with no period just light spotting for a day -4 days at a time but as my period has not been regular in about 4years. I have had 3 miscarages in the last 10 years, but this is so not normal for me any help would be welcome as my doc cant see me for anouther 2 weeks.
Anon_6061 responded:
It's good you've scheduled an appointment. Since you've gone 3 months without a full period, this extra bleeding may just be shedding all that built up lining. However, there's something obviously "not right" since you've had 3 miscarriages. Have you by any chance seen an endocrinologist (reproductive or "general") for a full work-up?

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