Patient : I am 43 years old and my periods usually last for 4-7 days. They are usually heavy with cramps. This month, it is light, red and so far has lasted for 12 days. I am still bleeding. Why is my period lasting so long this month? There has not been any change in my diet or weight loss or gain.
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