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Have had my period for 3 weeks straight. seems to be ending

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have had my period for 3 weeks straight. seems to be ending but then comes back on extremely heavy. this is not normal for me. am usually as regular as a train schedule. causes?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 4 months ago.

Hello

Thanks for the question.

Possible causes:

Hormonal

Thyroid problems.

Liver or kidney problems

Uterine problems: fibroids are common

This is a clear indication to be examined asap.

Along with testing as indicated by exam.

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