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Question: Just wondering!

 ahood36 - Thu Jul 14, 2005 10:37 am

I had a tubal litigation in 1993 and didn't have any problems. Now in 2005, I started having bad lower abdominal and back pain. Along with that, my period comes and goes off with a brownish looking color. What causes this?
 Theresa Jones, RN - Fri Jul 15, 2005 7:25 am

User avatar Hi ahood36,
A brownish colored discharge particularly experienced at the end of the cycle commonly indicates that the uterus has not completely shed the products of menstruation.

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