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my 10 year old daughter
An_241550 posted:
my daughter has been wiping herself and blood would come what does that mean? does it mean she gonn have her period or is it something esle oh and she is 10 years old
Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hi Anon,

It is possible for her to begin her period, but bleeding could be a symptom of other conditions.

Please contact her health care provider to have this checked out.

If it is her period, this information may be helpful. Sit down with her and look at it together.

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Keep us posted and hope you find answers soon,
youngmomconfused responded:
My 10 year old just got her period yesterday too and i'm devastated. Check to see if its a steady flow of bleeding and if so it's probably a period.

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