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Bleeding with intercourse 15 year postmenopause post hystrectomy?

Bleeding with intercourse 15 year postmenopause post hystrectomy?

See a doctor: Likely this is okay and is due to a lack of estrogen in the vagina causing atrophy, that is---thinner skin of the vagina that is more sensitive and occasionally bleeds as well. However, any postmenopausal vaginal bleeding needs to be evaluated by a physician to make sure there are no cancerous or precancerous reasons for this. If it is local to the vagina, your doctor may prescribe some estrogen. ...Read more

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Dr. Janet Greenhut
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Is light bleeding 2 weeks post op from hysterectomy normal?

Is light bleeding 2 weeks post op from hysterectomy normal?

Probably: Spotting and light bleeding can occur for several weeks after a hysterectomy. It can also come and go day by day. If it is as heavy as a period, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Post menopause. Bleeding after pap smear. Normal or not?

Post menopause.  Bleeding after pap smear.  Normal or not?

Pap smear bleeding: After menopause, the decreased estrogen makes the mucosa of the cervical area and the lining of the cervix much more delicate and apt to bleed on contact. Pap smears are sometimes the cause of this kind of bleeding. It should stop within a day or so. If it continues, see your provider. ...Read more

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Will post coital bleeding stop after IUD is out?

Will post coital bleeding stop after IUD is out?

Possibly: If postcoital bleeding is being caused by an iud, either by the string irritating the cervix or the iud irritating the lining of the uterus, then removing the iud should solve the problem. If its not the cause of the bleeding then it won't. ...Read more

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Vaginal bleeding after a laparoscopy 3 weeks normal?

Vaginal bleeding after a laparoscopy 3 weeks normal?

Yes: The normal cycle can be affected by anesthesia and not uncommon to have bleeding when not expecting. It is also a great idea to use other forms of contraceptives post anesthesia and post antibiotics if given peri-op. Call ur surgeon to discuss further. ...Read more

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Could implantation bleeding happen 4 weeks after sex during expected period?

No: Implantation bleeding is more of an internet phenomenon than an actual real event. Although it can occur in is not very common. Women have no signs of implantation when it happens. ...Read more

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Prescribed Norethisterone after 8 weeks of bleeding post miscarriage. Will this stop my nausea, pain, continued bleeding?

Prescribed Norethisterone after 8 weeks of bleeding post miscarriage. Will this stop my nausea, pain, continued bleeding?

Maybe: But I am not hopeful because these are not typical or normal symptoms after a miscarriage. I suggest you consult another doctor for an evaluation and a second opinion. ...Read more

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Possible reasons for bleeding after 15years of menopause?

Possible reasons for bleeding after 15years of menopause?

Bleeding after meno: not a good sign, and could indicate uterine growth or even cancer. Should be evaluated ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur after your period?

Can implantation bleeding occur after your period?

No: To have actual 'implantation bleeding' you'd need to have gotten pregnant ('implanted', ) if you are pregnant you cannot have a period. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur 3 weeks after intercourse?

Can implantation bleeding occur 3 weeks  after intercourse?

No: Implantation usually occurs ~5-7 days after conception/ovulation. Thus, bleeding 3 weeks after intercourse is unlikely attributed to implantation. Would recommend taking home pregnancy test (hpt) at time of missed menses as most hpt can detect a pregnancy at time of missed menses. ...Read more

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Possible implantation bleeding 2 days after period?

Possible implantation bleeding 2 days after period?

No: If you have a period then you are not pregnant. Usually there isn't bleeding with implantation. However, implantation would occur before your anticipated period. ...Read more

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Heavy bleeding 15 days after mittelschmerz, 22 days after withdrawal sex. Is it period or implantation bleeding?

Heavy bleeding 15 days after mittelschmerz, 22 days after withdrawal sex. Is it period or implantation bleeding?

Preg test: a easy way to distinguish the two is a pregnancy test. A home urine pregnancy test can be done in the privacy and comfort of your home. It is cheap and useful in identifying if you are pregnant or not. Whether you have missed period or unprotected sex or trying to concieve, this is a safe, easy test to perform at home to get the answers you seek best wishes Dr M ...Read more

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Post menopausal spotting of blood. 9 yrs since hysterectomy?

Post menopausal spotting of blood. 9 yrs since hysterectomy?

Spotting: You should not have spotting after hysterectomy. You should consult an Ob-Gyn to rule out other causes. ...Read more

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Menapause after hystorectomy?

Menapause after hystorectomy?

If ovaries removed: A woman will go into chemical menopause if both ovaries are removed at the time of hysterectomy. If one or both ovaries are left, then a woman will enter menopause at the natural time (average is at 51 years of age). ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur 2 weeks before/after periods?

Can implantation bleeding occur 2 weeks before/after periods?

No: Embryo implantation occurs 7-9 days pos-ovulation. If not pregnant, the period will starts in a week. Theoretically, the implantation bleeding occur 1 week prior to your period. ...Read more

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Spotting for 1 week after post partum pelvic exam?

Timing? May be norma: The post partum exam is usually 6 weeks after delivery, and usually includes a pap smear. Is this the case with your exam? If so possibly the pap caused some spotting that should stop shortly. Another factor to consider is whether you are nursing. If not breast feeding, you may be about to resume your normal menstrual cycles. If any pain or continued bleeding, check in with your ob. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur 5 days after a missed period?

Can implantation bleeding occur 5 days after a missed period?

Not from implant!: The loss of periods is attributed to hormonal changes occuring after implantation. The fertilized egg must implant before a period is missed. Furthermore the release of egg (s) from the female occurs in midcycle, several weeks before the onset of the period. Hope this clears any issues! you should see your fp or ob-gyn. ...Read more

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Why did spironolactone cause me to start post menopause bleeding?

Why did spironolactone cause me to start post menopause bleeding?

Does not cause bleed: Spironolactone would not be a reason to have postmenopausal bleeding. Any postmenopausal bleeding could potentially be serious, so you should have a medical evaluation. That could possibly include an ultrasound or endometrial biopsy. Good luck! ...Read more

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