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Bleeding a week after period, on birth control.

I'm on birth control and I just got off my period about a week ago, I missed a couple pills one day but I got back on track. Today I bled, it wasn't normal bleeding either. VERY dark red blood, some sticky dark red blood clots too. About a  month ago me and my boyfriend had sex, but I hadn't re-started my birth control. I've been cramping too, and I never get cramps.
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4328024 tn?1352939055
I had the same thing happen last year and a couple times since! Id say bout 4 times since September last year.. went to dr and found our I had low grade dysplasia.. not trying scare u but u should get checked just to rule it out.. its usually caused from HPV but I was checked 5 times for HPV and all tests were neg..
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563773 tn?1374250139
Hello,
This intermenstrual spotting can be due to hormonal imbalance. Other causes can be hormonal imbalance(can be due to PCOS),hypothyroidism,cigarette smoking or underlying Chlamydia infection while on birth control,ectopic pregnancy. You should get it evaluated from your doctor and start with the hormonal treatment.
It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.

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