Q. I am spotting, and I had a negative pregnancy test after testing positive before. Kindly help.

Answered by
Dr. Vidyaprem
and medically reviewed by Dr. Sneha Kannan
This is a premium question & answer published on Jul 06, 2020

Hi,

My periods got over 10 days back, but i started getting very itchy vagina and very thick white discharge from next day onwards. After 4 days, I started bleeding again but it was like spotting. After someone suggested, i did pregnancy test and it came out positive with very light second line on kit.Three days back, I did the test again but it came negative. Meanwhile my spottings continued. Yesterday, my periods started again. Kindly help i am worried.

Dr. Vidyaprem

Obstetrics And Gynaecology
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dear, welcome to iclinq. com

saw ur queries. The vaginal itching after cycles voild most probably be candidal infection. if it continues you need to take antifungals.

Was there a delay in this cycle ( from your usual) ?

weakly positive test, followed by a negative is unlikely to be pregnancy .. The spotting can be due to hormonal imbalance...

anemia, wt gain hypothyroidism, stress, change in food n excersise pattern can affect the cycle length and pattern...

Also get a in person speculum examination of the cervix to rule out local causes. regards


The Probable causes:

1) vaginitis, 2) hormonal imbalance

Investigations to be done:

TVS, HB, TSH

Probable diagnosis:

vaginitis

hormonal imbalance

Treatment plan:

Antifungal suppositories if itching continues

pills for two to 3 cycles for cycle regulation.

Regarding follow up:

if any query


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