ON THE SUB­JECT, WHY do i GET Pe­riod CLOTS?

Glamour (South Africa) - - Self / Expert Advice -

“Those blobs ( yes, ew) are part of your men­strual pat­tern and usu­ally ap­pear during the heav­i­est part of your cy­cle,” says Dr Athanasias. “But if you’re hav­ing an ab­nor­mally heavy flow or larger-than-nor­mal clots that are soak­ing through one pad or tampon every hour for sev­eral hours, you might need a blood test or ul­tra­sound to ex­plore un­der­ly­ing rea­sons, like poly­cys­tic ovary syn­drome or en­dometrio­sis.”

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