A 30-year-old female asked:
what causes blood clots in the menstrual cycle?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Bruce Young answered
57 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Heavy flow: When you bleed the blood clots & the the clot dissolves due to enzymes which break down clots to allow for easier flow out of the body. When bleeding is faster or heavier than the breakdown process clots are passed.
Answered on May 28, 2013
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