Regular spotting 6 days past ovulation but not TTC at the moment

iVillage Member
Registered: 11-09-2006
Regular spotting 6 days past ovulation but not TTC at the moment
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Sat, 06-25-2011 - 8:29am

Hello all

I am turning 40 in a couple of months.

I have 2 goregous daughters (turning 2 and 4 in August). I had a

iVillage Member
Registered: 04-21-2010

Hi Briony and welcome to the board.

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iVillage Member
Registered: 11-27-2010

Vickie is right, you will need to see a RE to know for sure, but here are some possibilities:

Uterine Polyp or Fibroid (can cause heavy cycle and spotting in between)

Low progesterone (it is our progesterone drop that brings on AF ~ yours may be too low)

Thyroid or other hormonal imbalances

Endmetriosis

There are so many things it could be and there is no sense TTC until you know what is happening.

iVillage Member
Registered: 08-11-2007

Hi Briony,

I experienced the same spotting you describe (and have a pretty clockwork 28 day as well) as you for over a year.