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A 28-year-old female asked:

I gave birth via c section 7 weeks ago, i continued to bleed for about 5 weeks and stopped for a day or two, it the looked like my period started for about a week. now after 1 week i am bleeding again. is this normal?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 25 years experience
No, not normal: Consistent bleeding after a C section is not normal. Talk to your OB Dr. They will want to see you and examine you and determine if there is some problem.
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