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16 day period.. Is this normal?

By Anonymous September 3, 2017 - 5:35pm
 
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Hiya ive been on my period for 16 days, its been on and off some days heavy some days theres no blood at all then ill wake up and im bleeding again. I missed my period before this one and i am not on birth control. I am 17.

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Hello Anon

Thank you for writing.

if this is new to you, you may have a hormonal disorder. Bleeding for 16 days is not normal. Please visit your doctor. A blood test may be taken to evaluate your hormone counts.
Best,
Susan

September 4, 2017 - 7:37am
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