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Hello, I have a few questions.

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

No medications no i have not seen a doctor

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

For the last 4 months or so my menstrual cycles have been 24 days long. my last cycle was Feb. 17th. and has been on point every month. This month however, on the 24th there was no bleeding. on the 24th or 25th day. the 26th day I had very light bleeding. 27th was even lighter on and off bleeding. 28th day on and off bleeding with next to no bleeding. my periods are normally always heavy with some clotting. this time no clotting. I have also has uncontrollable bouts of almost constipated like Diarrhea. I would feel the urgency to go but only little bouts would come out that were just pure liquid. which was accompanied by abdominal pain. I did take a muscle relaxer (which was prescribed for my back from a previous non-serious car accident) yesterday evening to reduce the extreme cramping just so I could take a nap. Took a pregnancy test this morning which was negativity.

Doctor's Assistant: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?

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I have already had one child full term no complications born 8/24/2011
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OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 month ago

Following causes should be considered for your change in bleeding and bowel issues;

1) Uterine fibroid

2) Uterine polyps

3) Endocervical polyp

4) Pelvic inflammatory disease

5) Cervicitis (cervix infection)

6) Endometritis; infection of the internal lining of uterus

7) Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid)

8) Fluctuating hormone levels.

Following can detect/diagnose the cause;

1) A physical examination and speculum examination by the doctor

2) Ultrasound

3) Blood work for the hormones

4) Vaginal swab

5) Pap smear.

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