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Question: smelly periods for 4 weeks


 thesexyginge - Tue Sep 09, 2008 2:28 pm

i have been on implanon since december 2005 for the first two years of it i had no periods. this year i have had very irregular periods lasting between 4 days and 6 weeks. for the last 4 to 5 weeks i have been bleeding a very strong smelling blood (like a mix between iron and a sewer). i don't no what this is , possibly an infection ? any ideas ? could this be serious ?
 Debbie Miller, RN - Tue Sep 16, 2008 2:55 pm

User avatar Hello,
Odor is most often associated with infection so you should see your doctor about this possibility. Good luck to you.

Best wishes

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