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    An_251153 posted:
    I am 55 years old and I am in my 44th year of menustration. This past month my period was down right weird. It started out with light flow, very dark brown and had a slight odor. Then from there after three days it went to what I knew as a normal period. Is this the begining of the end?
    Mary Jane Minkin, MD responded:
    Dear An_251153,
    Indeed that is what it sounds like; however, the path from here on is still very variable; so do keep track of your periods.
    Good luck,
    Mary Janer
    Frankyeanne replied to Mary Jane Minkin, MD's response:
    Thank you. Makes feel a little more normal in this strange new world of menopause

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