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Question: brown discharge then pinkish bleeding

 Sister P - Wed Feb 03, 2010 3:01 am

i was suppose to have been on my periods by 26/27/28 january but then i started to have a brownish discharge for almost 2 weeks and now im having a light pinkish bleeding . Im not on any contraceptives,had unprotected sex and did pregnancy test nd it was negative. can i be pregnant or this pinkish bleeding its my periods?
 Debbie Miller, RN - Thu Feb 04, 2010 7:39 pm

User avatar Hello,
Your period can be different at times without any cause for distress. I would not be alarmed but wait it out. Most women experience missed and different periods at times in their reproductive years. If you worry about pregnancy, wait a week and repeat the home test or you can get a serum (blood) test from a doctor's office or clinic.

Best wishes.

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