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had an ablation 2 years ago with no periods or spotting for two years is it common to be spotting now?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be: I would have your GYN MD check the nature of the bleeding to be sure that it is not a sign of endometrial cancer. Unfortunately, endometrial ablation does not prevent bleeding for 100% of the patients.
Answered on Oct 27, 2014

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