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Canadian, TX
A 52-year-old female asked:

I had a hysterectomy with anterior repair 8 weeks ago. at 6 week checkup i was told i could have intercourse. 1st time fine 2nd time spotted.normal?

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Dr. Miguel Cano
Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Should be OK: Usually we check the cuff (vaginal closure) at the 6 wk check to make sure it healed well & to check for granulation tissue. This is where tissue gets everted and can bleed easily with intercourse. If none was seen & healing was normal, i wouldn't worry about it unless you get increased bleeding or watery discharge. Give it a break for a week and then see what happens. Take care.

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