Period: three weeks late and now three weeks on

Patient

Q: Last month my period was three weeks late and I just accounted to stress since I have never had sex. But now, I have been bleeding for three weeks. It isn't heavy and I'm not having any pain, but I want to know why this is happening and is it serious?

Symptoms:  light bleeding
very mild cramping
Doctor

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