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A 45-year-old female asked:

I have had menstrual bleeding (far more than i have ever bled) for over 8 weeks. if this is perimenopause, is that normal?

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Dr. Stephen Tidwell
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Bleeding: It can be from perimenopause but it still needs to be worked up with thyroid studies, an ultrasound or sonohystogram and endometrial bx.
Last updated Dec 29, 2016


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