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A 38-year-old female asked:

Im bleeding heavy what's that a sign of or what's going on my period was short last month and i'm 37yrs old?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
Could be many things: #1 make sure you are not pregnant. Could be a hormonal problem, infection, or cervix or uterus or ovary problem. You need an exam, blood work, and an ultrasound and then there are a number of ways you can be treated, but teh main thing is to diagnose the cause.
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