Irregular bleeding before period

Patient

Q: Hi, I am due on my period any day now, but I have been getting little bleeding before hand. It's a fresh red colour. The bleeding is very light and I only see it on the toliet paper, but sometimes the blood is heavier, but still only appears on the toliet paper after wiping. This has happened quite a few times before, but I can't remember if it's always been before my period. I am 19 and a virgin, so I haven't been on the pill at all. I am worried and want to know if this is something serious. Thank you.

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