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cervical ectropion due to be treated by laser; symptoms much worse - bleeding daily & abundantly, not related to intercourse. potential other disease?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Not typical: Cervical ectropion is usually just an anatomic variant and not an abnormality. It is possible that this could cause bleeding but is not a common cause. I would confirm the diagnosis. Cervical polyps, endometrial polyps, fibroids, infections and many other things are a more likely cause.

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