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A 36-year-old female asked:

Had cone biopsy on 2 oct, removal of pre cancerous cells. for the last wk i have this dark brown n now black discharge, is sex the cause or more serious going on? only resumed intimacy over 4 weeks after the procedure after all bleeding stopped.

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Old blood: The discharge that you are seeing is old blood. It may represent previously active bleeding from the surgical site after intercourse. Go back to the cone biopsy surgeon and get examined. You should have done that already prior to resuming intimacy so the MD will have a point of reference for the activity of the bleeding.

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