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increased vaginal discharge a year after hysterectomy

A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You could have a vaginal infection that has nothing to do with a hysterectomy. See your doctor for culture and evaluation.
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A female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
You : You should definitely see your doctor for an exam. Any vaginal bleeding after a full recovery from a hysterectomy is not normal and should be evaluat ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get and exam...: A "Partial Hysterectomy" can mean different things to different people. It can mean you had the uterus removed but not the cervix. Or it can mean ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kimberly Morse
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your doctor: The blood may be due to an infection or a lesion in your vagina. You should see your doctor.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: This may occur.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
25 years experience Gynecology
No cancer: post menopausal bleeding can mean cancer discharge alone could be infection in vagina
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Michaels
52 years experience Urology
Yes: It is best to wait 4-6 weeks till everything is well healed and your gyn doctor gives the OK.
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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 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ron Wright
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get it checked: Discharge can be related to infection or possibly even related to your prior sling or ablation surgery. See your gyn for exam, evaluation, and treatm ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Change: Get to you ob/gyn and remove the coil. That could be the cause. In addition make sure you get a Pap smear if not already done.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lee Ann Roberts
40 years experience Gynecology
See your GYN: In the process of healing, any incision can develop granulation tissue, which is normal collection of blood vessels and connective tissue. Granulatio ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If u just had: Surg 3 1/2 weeks ago please call your surgeon as u are still in the immediate post op period even if it is on the weekend as your surgeon knows u and ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Still normal: At 2 months it's definitely still normal to have that type of discharge.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: That is old, deoxygenated blood being released.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A Few Possibiliteis: The bleeding can come from problems related to the vaginal. Also some bleeding from the bladder or rectum can look like the blood is coming from the ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allison Urrutia
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Painful intercourse: It depends. If you are breast feeding exclusively, it is possible to have vaginal dryness. I recommend uses lubricants. If intercourse is still painfu ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Irregular menstrual periods can because my hormones pregnancy infection or even polycystic ovary condition or STD consult OB/GYN doctor in person to g ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Various reasons: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal o ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See doc: See your gynecologist to get this treated.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jie Xu
Dr. Jie Xu answered
16 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly.: However, if it's persistent and there is a lot, it won't hurt to give your surgeon a call and see if he or she would like to take a look to make sure ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chirag Vasa
26 years experience Infectious Disease
See your doctor: You need to be seen by your gynecologist
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You have low estrogen levels because of the removal of your ovaries. This causes the vaginal tissues to thin out and dry out and it becomes very easy ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Not normal: If you are having vaginal bleeding and also leaking urine through vagina and the bleeding is foul smelling something is not correct. Either some commu ... Read More
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