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Brown spotting and pregnancy symptoms

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HI,
im an 18 years old, and i always have my period on time around every 31 to 33 days... My last period was June 29 - july 4. I spotted July 28,brown, and the same day the spotting left, after that August 11, i started spotting, and it kept leaving, I went to see a doctor and i got an Ultrasound came out negative, They send me Progesterone injections so my period can come down... They gave me 10 days, between those 10 days.. I kept spotting continiously brown, and a little small line was red. after 3 days i stoped bleeding.. Today Sept 1, i took a pregnancy test and it came out negative.. I have all pregnancy symptoms that arent normal in me.. Like heartburns, vomiting, dizziness, sleepyness, and some things are nasty for me which before i use to drink regularly... What can this be ? Please help.


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replied September 3rd, 2010
Early Pregnancy Signs and Symptoms Answer A15879
Hi, and thanks for your medical question on eHealth forum!

Well the two most common cause of inter menstrual spotting are pregnancy and birth control pills. Take a blood pregnancy test or do a transvaginal ultrasound and see.

Other causes are hypothyroidism, cervical dysplasia, cervical polyps, cervicitis (infection/inflammation of cervix), vaginitis (infection/inflammation of vagina), cervical and uterine cancer, uterine fibroids, hormonal imbalance as in polycystic disease of the ovary, use of blood thinners, genital ulcers, STDs and stress. Since you have symptoms of pregnancy, there is a chance you have hormone imbalance.

Since a confirmed diagnosis cannot be given on net please discuss these possibilities with your gynecologist once and get yourself investigated accordingly. Hope this helps. Take care!



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