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A 45-year-old female asked:

I am 45 years old and last several months experiencing that after sex, i bleed afterwards. paps are normal. last exam may 2014. should i be worried?

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Well, get checked: With bleeding after sex, it is important to assure you have no infections or abnormal findings on your cervix or internal vaginal area. Since your PAP and last exam was over 6 months ago, best to get checked again with the new onset of post-coital bleeding. Best wishes.
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
A Verified Doctoranswered
39 years experience
RE exam...: You have inflammatory changes in vagina....may have ulcer or erosion, cancer. It may be hormone related dryness also.
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Last updated Feb 5, 2015

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