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A 20-year-old female asked:

is it normal to have a heavy period for 3 weeks after not having a period for 5 months. i also habve uterine fibroids..could that be the cause?

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Dr. Kamran Janjua
Radiology 22 years experience
Yes: Uterine fibroids are a well-known cause of dysfunctional, or abnormal, uterine bleeding.

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Last updated Apr 28, 2013

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