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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
No periods: When you have not had periods for the past 6 months-12 months and are of age (can happen early, however) and your ovaries no longer work, you are post ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Osbert Fernandez
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Post menopausal: It is the cessation of menses or periods for one year.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Hartlaub
33 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Here's a list: The following tests are the most supported in medical research at this age: pap smears, mammograms, colon cancer screening with colonoscopy or testing ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Would have it : Checked out by your gynecologist. Brown discharge is often older, deoxygenated blood. Since you are postmenopausal would want to know why you are blee ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
PM: I think you mean vaginitis. Lack of estrogen and thinning of vaginal wall.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes, concern.: Postmenopausal bleeding always requires concern and a visit to the doc.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No difference: If a woman was not menopausal before a hysterectomy with her ovaries left behind, she will not be menopausal after the hysterectomy. She may experienc ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Of what?: Your question is incomplete, what tissue/ hollow structure exactly was prolapsing, rectum, vaginal vault, what ? Need you to clarify the comment to a ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spot: It could be a variety of things from vaginal atrophy, trauma from recent intercourse, urinary tract source, vaginal infeciton and endometrial atrophy. ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Little difference: Being postmenopausal, you don't have to worry about infertility, but everything else is fair-game. Gonorrhea is quite easily transmitted and you may e ... Read More
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