A 24-year-old female asked:
I had my tubal ligation over 9 months ago. each month after i stop bleeding a couple days to a week goes by and i start spotting. is this normal?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
Possible related: Tubal ligation usually does not affect the regularity of your period. Having bleeding in between your normal periods is called intermenstrual bleeding. If the blood flow to your ovaries was compromised during your tubal ligation, which is actually uncommon, this could make intermenstrual bleeding occur. More than likely it is by chance that your periods are now different.
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Last updated May 10, 2015
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