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A 52-year-old female asked:

I am 53 years old woman, still menopause is not reached.heavy bleeding during regular periods of 25 or 27 days.lots of fibroids in uterous?

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Dr. Chukwuma M. Okoroji
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Fibroids/bleeding: You need to see a gyn physician as soon as possible. Yes you are in the perimenopause phase which is characterised by menstrual changes from heavy regular to heavy irregular menstrual bleeding. Soon it will change to scanty missed periods in between months. However, in the presence of fibroids the pattern could be affected in an unpredictable way. You also need endomtrial biopsy to rule out cancer.
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Last updated May 4, 2018

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