It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Women's Health Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-20-2008, 06:51 AM   #1
Inactive
(female)
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: USA
Posts: 928
Tivo123 HB UserTivo123 HB UserTivo123 HB UserTivo123 HB User
Too light of a period question?

Last month I had surgery to remove my gall bladder. Surgery was on Monday. I was scheduled to have my period on that Wednesday, but it was late and came on Saturday. I figured the stress on my body from the surgery likely caused it to come late. It was normal last month, just as heavy as it usually is (pretty heavy), just late.

So this month, I got my period a day early. AND, it has been really, really light. Like I'm talking hardly anything there. I'm used to having a really heavy period every time, the heaviness lasts about 4 days. But there's almost nothing since Wednesday when it started and it's already Saturday.

I had blood tests a few days before the surgery and a urine test the day of. I'm sure they checked for pregnancy because I'm sure they wouldn't do surgery without knowing for sure because that would be stupid. And I haven't had sex since the surgery. So I don't think I'm pregnant.

But I'm concerned about why it's so light this month. Do you think it's possible that my body is still trying to recover from the surgery? Would the surgery be enough reason for it to be so light?

I'm only 34 I don't think I'm going through early menopause. None of the women went through menopause until well into their 50s or something.

I guess I'm just looking for some piece of mind. Can anyone offer any suggestions?

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Light, late period or implantation bleeding? scared1023 Pregnancy 1 04-13-2010 10:51 AM
really light period while on provera...pregnant? lesliegail Trying to Conceive (TTC) 1 03-04-2008 08:10 AM
Period Problems,please shed some light muaythaigirl193 Women's Health 4 12-10-2007 03:14 PM
Weird cramps day before period. Now VERY light period. AT1980 Women's Health 2 02-06-2007 05:58 PM
Light Period with no Bloating Stisti Women's Health 0 05-02-2006 09:51 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Alesse
Diflucan
Flagyl
Ibuprofen
Motrin
  Naproxen
Provera
Tylenol
Vicodin Yasmin




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



STLouisgal (54), Kszan (41), Titchou (39), twohands (23), Seraph (19), solofelix (16), janewhite1 (14), sjb (12), ladybud (12), Vanilla Kiss (10)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1006), Apollo123 (906), Titchou (850), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (755), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:53 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!