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Dr. Richard Wallner
40 years experience Gynecology
Yes, but....: .....Infection involving the cervix or uterus is possible. Better get an exam.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
9 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormonal pills: It seems you need pills to regulate your menses. They also confer upon you protection from unintended pregnancies. Talk to your GYN for options or set ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zach Patrick
12 years experience Emergency Medicine
See doctor: Depending on when the pain started and when your period is due there are many causes of pelvic pain. The only way to figure this out is to see your do ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
See an OB: Dysfunctional bleeding can be a serious issue, or this could be simple spotting. See your OB to sort it out
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kirpal Singh
23 years experience General Surgery
Yes: The normal cycle can be affected by anesthesia and not uncommon to have bleeding when not expecting. It is also a great idea to use other forms of con ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Be checked, if...: Go to be evaluated so to assure the origin of bleeding and the potential causes for UTI-like symptoms. How to get the related things for good medical ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Yes : Yes - usually. The source of vaginal bleeding after sex is most commonly from the cervix - the part of the uterus that hangs into your vagina. It is ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Duvivier
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A defect, not a tear: The healing of a vaginal cuff after vaginal hysterectomy is not always predictable or may not be complete or smooth for several weeks after surgery. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not normal: #1 please see your gyn could be from atrophic vaginitis, and fistula developed, or rarely vagina cancer, u need evaluation to make nothing serious is ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Dryness?: You should not be having vaginal bleeding for reasons related directly to sex unless the sex is forced, you are not lubricating normally, or you are u ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
No bleeding: No bleeding during vaginal intercourse is considered normal. If that is a persistent problem, you need to see your gyn md for an examination to determ ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Several things.: If you have bacterial vaginosis, you will be more prone. Very vigorous sex can abrade the vaginal mucosa. And other issues with cervix-cervicitis, et ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Champine
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irritation: It could be something as simple as irritation or trauma from friction and rubbing. Use lubrication with the condom. If this happens each time after ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to guess: A positive pregnancy test then tells a woman that prior spotting was actually implantation spotting. It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant bec ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rixt Luikenaar
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your obgyn: Bleeding after intercourse can occur from polyps, irregular bleeding or other issues (being on birthcontrol pills, hx of leep/cryo surgery on the cerv ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
Yes: There are several causes for bleeding after sexual intercourse and depending on the age group, the reasons are different. Nevertheless, this must eval ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
17 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Discharge in a woman can be abnormal, normal, or transitional. It all depends on your history. It may be important for you to see a provider to be sur ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
It is uncommon: You may have bleeding after pap smear and then having sex but to have heavy bleeding , it is very uncommon . If it does not stop , i encourage you to ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. This is not uncommon. Speculums can be large and clumsy and can abrade vaginal mucosa.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
NO: I suggest you contact your medical doctor and/or gynecologist immediately. Make the call and good luck.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tahir Chauhdry
67 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Exercise: Heavy exercise can cause hormonal changes with menstrual irregularity.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
STD?: Bacterial vaginosis (BV) usually doesn't cause bleeding. Vaginal bleeding can mean a cervical infection like gonorrhea or chlamydia -- and STDs a ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrea Knittel
7 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
There r many cause: Non-period bleeding can be caused by many things, including serious diseases:such as bleeding disorders, thyroid disease, or liver problems, miscarria ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Go back to doctor : This is nothing to be cavalier about. It could turn into very severe illness. Go back, get examined and diagnosed and take the therapy prescribed.

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