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A 34-year-old female asked:

Im bleeding heavily and im not on my period.i had a myomectomy surgery 6mths ago. could it be a second period in one cycle?

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Dr. Elvia Greathouse
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Possible: However, it could also be the presence of a fibroid in the lining of the uterus. Fibroids frequently recur myomectomy. Since the bleeding is heavy, see your doctor. He/she will likely order an ultrasound.
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