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Doctor insights on: Ablation Recovery Period

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I had ablation done a year ago just got period is that normal?

I had ablation done a year ago just got period is that normal?

It can happen: While many women will stop having their periods after an endometrial ablation, the rate of amenorrhea (no periods) is less than 50%). So, it is entirely possible that you may start to menstruate even years after having had an ablation. If it is regular, it is nothing to be concerned about. If it is irregular, extremely heavy or very long, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Warren Foster
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Ablation (Definition)

Cardiac ablation involves destruction of tissue aimed at elimination of sources of origin or propagation of arrhythmias. It may also be used to destroy part of the heart in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Typically it is done with a catheter inserted through a ...Read more


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I had ablation 7yrs ago and I started getting my period back 3yrs ago can there be something wrong with me I am worried they are heavy thank you?

I had ablation 7yrs ago and I started getting my period back 3yrs ago can there be something wrong with me I am worried they are heavy thank you?

Ablation: ablations can work great for some but not all if the lining regrnerates or u have adenomyosis. This not that abnormal but you may need an ultrasound to evaluate. ...Read more

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I had an ablation in 2006 my periods stopped I recently stated to get my period faithfully 9 months ago , now my last period was on feb 4th I?

I had an ablation in 2006 my periods stopped I recently stated to get my period faithfully 9 months ago , now my last period was on feb 4th I?

Not uncommon: Many women will resume bleeding after having an ablation. If the bleeding is not heavy, painful or problematic in some other way then I would not worry. If the bleeding is problematic then you would need to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Being intimate and smell like I was on my period but no blood. What is this I 42 dont have a period anymore hardly.. I had a ablation done in 2008?

Being intimate and smell like I was on my period but no blood. What is this I  42 dont have a period anymore hardly.. I had a ablation done in 2008?

Vaginal odor: There are several causes of bad smelling vaginal discharge and testing is needed to determine the cause and treatment. The most likely is bacterial vaginosis. Bacterial vaginosis is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria. It causes a watery discharge with a fishy odor. It is not sexually transmitted and your partner does not require treatment. It is treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can't afford to go to doctor just was wondering if I should be worried?? Had ablation and after 3years got heavy period and I think over and comes bac

Can't afford to go to doctor just was wondering if I should be worried?? Had ablation and after 3years got heavy period and I think over and comes bac

Concerned: yes as a woman without means you should be concerned...try getting your church to help or any benevolent group--come to my office i would see you for gratis and a smile--you need a pap, probably pelvic ultrasound, a pregnancy test--at most go thru 2 more cycles--if still bad, please see somebody for help! ...Read more