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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizebeth HARMON
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Heavy periods: Hypermenorrhrea means very heavy periods. Treatments vary by age. Young women usually get hormones, older women who don't want to have babies can ha ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Heavy menses: Hypermenorrhea is menstrual flow that is heavy. About 1 in 20 women have heavy flow. If you need to change a pad or tampon every 2 hours or more or ha ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: I do not use this pill much, because it causes a lot of break through bleeding. You should see you gyn for an exam blood work and an ultrasound, and i ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No : Alesse is a low dose birth control pill. Most pills will regulate your cycle and decrease bleeding. If this is not working for you schedule a visit to ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Geisler
26 years experience in Gynecologic Oncology
Bleeding and tumor: You need a complete work up including: history, physical, ultrasound and tumor markers. The size of the mass is key.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your gyn: For a proper workup and evaluation, as u need an exam, blood work and ultrasound, and there are a number of different options depending on your fertil ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. PAUL EUN
Dr. PAUL EUN answered
37 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many reasons: The causes include: hormone problems- lack of ovulation, for example. Anatomical problems such as fibroids, tumor, adenomyosis (the lining of th ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
SEE YOUR GYN: U need a workup , depending on the cause and what you child bearing desires are, bcpills, or lysteda, or endometrial abaltion that I do in offcie, or ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Long list: Very long list: irregular/abnormal ovulation, thyroid disease, medications, uterine polyps, uterine fibroids, endometrial hyperplasia, endometrial can ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
19 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Excessive menstrual bleeding is never normal and there is always something causing it. So please go and see a doctor that can adress this problem.
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