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Todays my tenth day on my period & its starting to make me

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hi, todays my tenth day on my period & its starting to make me feel nervous.. its the first time its happened and i also got my period late
JA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?
Customer: no pain
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

10 day period is long, but can happen.

uterine fibroids can cause sometimes longer periods or heavier bleeding.

if this continues, you may need testing to check for uterine fibroids and to check blood levels of your iron levels to check for anemia and low iron levels.