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Hi i am 20 years old. I have been getting really dark discharge. I had my period about a week in half ago. There is no pain. I am really worried could this be bad.

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replied January 18th, 2011
Menstruation Answer A18609
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Brown discharge can be due to infections, PID, pregnancy, contraceptive use etc. To find the exact cause, you will need to visit your gynecologist for examination and further tests.
Visit these links to know more about it to be able to discuss with your gynecologist about treatment options: dterm=Brown%20Vaginal%20Discharge brown-vaginal-discharge.html
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