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Bleeding resumes after stopping

I had almost stopped bleeding at week four after giving birth now in to week five i have started again and it is bright red not really heavy almost like a period without the cramps should I be concerned

Sarah...
Answer: Hi, You may be getting your period as this can return at this time. If it settles very quickly it may be still related to the birth but if it goes on for a few days similar to your period then it is your period. Best wishes, Alex.
Answered: 08 Jun 2011