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Menstrual Gush

I'm 46 yrs young.My periods used to be irregular but over the last 12 months or so have settled to every 28 days. They seem heavier (day 1 light a day or 2 heavy then they stop rather than "dwindle " away).However this last one started as per usual lightly, then on the 2nd day I had this large "gush" filling a light pad  and then the period has returned tolight almost none existant as per usual.Anyone else experienced this???
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well I am experiencing this.. one or two days heavy gushing and then minimizing suddenly.. but i am unmarried, 27 and have a fibroid.
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I usually have one light day, two days of Niagara Falls, then total complete stopping.  I go about 18 hours without one single drop, then have another sudden gush, then it dwindles for a day or two.  When it gushes that second time, its like a second period starting all over again with cramps, discomfort, etc, until the gush has passed.  It's odd....but its my pattern.....
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I forgot to mention I am 47 and will be 48 in July.
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It could be the start of the "change".  I hadn't gushed since
I was teenager.  Now I gush every period.  My GYN said it's
because I'm starting the change.  If I were you, I'd check
with your GYN and see what he/she thinks.  It could be a polyp
or a fibroid or ?
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dear period peers,

how goes it blood sisters,
i had my first gush today,
to tell you the truth, it wasn't really what i hoped for.
i really enjoyed it actually.

ps is this normal?


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