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What. Causes. Abdominal cramping and back pain and spotting in between cycles?

What. Causes. Abdominal cramping and back pain and spotting in between cycles?

Check-up: Your question is too broad to answer in this short space. A lot of benign , and occasionally a malignant, condition can cause your symptoms. I can only suggest a thorough gynecologic evaluation and discussion with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have v heavy bleeding and excruciating pain during my period, pain during sex and mid month light bleeding and laparoscopy ruled out endometriosis?

I have v heavy bleeding and excruciating pain during my period, pain during sex and mid month light bleeding and laparoscopy ruled out endometriosis?

Menstrual supression: Obtaining a diagnosis can sometimes be a little bit difficult . However if both the pain and bleeding is occurring with periods then the answer might be to stop periods. You can do this by going on continuous birth control pills or getting an iud, for which 20% of people will stop having periods after the first year. ...Read more

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Horrible menstrual cramp start 2 week before period. Heavy bleeding and bleeding and clots leg pain and back pain ?

Horrible menstrual cramp start 2 week before period. Heavy bleeding and bleeding and clots leg pain and back pain  ?

Often?...: Does this happen often, or in other words,are these symptoms have been happening with your period for a while? If so anti-inflammatory meds(ibuprofen, naproxen) couple of days before and during your period can help.If not effective then you will need to see your GYN provider for possible birth control pills prescription which can also help with this problem.They can also do a formal exam and tests ...Read more

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What is difference between red spotting and period'? Having bloating breast pain nausea cramps. Bleeding since day two has been on and off.

What is difference between red spotting and period'?  Having bloating breast pain nausea cramps. Bleeding since day two has been on and off.

Please see your gyn: Must r/o pregnancy and u need other blood work and an ultrasound for diagnosis and then can get the proper txment. ...Read more

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Is implantation bleeding and cramping pain the same as period pain?

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Is implantation bleeding and cramping pain the same as period pain?

Similar less intense: Implantation bleeding and pain is usually extremely light if even noticed. It may resemble a mild menstrual cramp. It should last a very short period of time comparatively to the normal menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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Heavy periods, bleeding between periods, dull cramping everyday, low back pain. Could it be Ovarian Cancer ? Symptoms not normal for me

Heavy periods, bleeding between periods, dull cramping everyday, low back pain. Could it be Ovarian Cancer ? Symptoms not normal for me

Discuss with doctor: There are lots of treatment options you can discuss with your doctor. Lysteda is a nonhormone medication designed for heavy periods. Some benefit from birth control pills, patch or nuvaring. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud can stop your period in some cases. Consider an endometrial ablation such as genesys hta if you are done having children. These can be done in the safely and comfortably in the office. ...Read more

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What causes menstrual like cramping two days after my period? No bleeding just continuous back lower abdominal and leg cramping.

What causes menstrual like cramping two days after my period? No bleeding just continuous back lower abdominal and leg cramping.

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. Many take Ibuprofen for cramping during and after their menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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What causes heavy bleeding with clots and severe cramps unlike my periods cramps 3days prior to my regular 25days cycle periods.

What causes heavy bleeding with clots and severe cramps unlike my periods cramps 3days prior to my regular 25days cycle periods.

Consult with your dr: best to check with your doctor to find out the cause, I am available for second opinion if needed www.healthtap.com/drinocenciocandelaria ...Read more

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Difference between implantation bleeding and start of period?? Does cramps, backaches, and tender breast occur with implantation?

Difference between implantation bleeding and start of period?? Does cramps, backaches, and tender breast occur with implantation?

Implantation bleedin: Hi, light cramp is common with implantation bleeding, along with Short, brief spotting. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abnormal vaginal bleeding (quality: between menstrual periods, contains blood clots) and excessive menstrual cramps. The follow...

I am experiencing  abnormal vaginal bleeding (quality: between menstrual periods, contains blood clots)  and excessive menstrual cramps. The follow...

Normal per age: Depending upon your age, this can be normal. On the other hand, changing bcps, or changing dosing of hormones such as estrogens, can cause these symptoms. A few days of the symptoms with resolution, no worries; longer, see your ObGyn. ...Read more

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Normal to have cramping and somewhat heavy breakthrough bleeding first month of birth control? Cramps aren't debilitating and bleeding isn't extreme.

Normal to have cramping and somewhat heavy breakthrough bleeding first month of birth control? Cramps aren't debilitating and bleeding isn't extreme.

Will be different.: Any medication that alters the hormonal milieu has the potential to affect the cycle as far as flow and other symptoms, especially when first starting. If it persists beyond the first couple of months, you should discuss with the prescribing doctor. ...Read more

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Is there any connection between heavy menstrual bleeding and cramps?

Yes: Heavier bleeding is often associated with cramps. If you can take Naproxen (aleve) you can usually prevent a lot of the heavier bleeding and cramping by taking Naproxen before and during the heavier days of your cycle. Follow dosing directions. ...Read more

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Bleeding after intercourse, Abnormal periods, watery dis., no foul smell, bleeding between periods, pelvic pain and pressure, loss appetite, not preg.

Bleeding after intercourse, Abnormal periods, watery dis., no foul smell, bleeding between periods, pelvic pain and pressure, loss appetite, not preg.

Lots of symptoms: The symptoms you describe can have many different causes. It's not possible to give you an answer on this site. You'll need to see a gynecologist or other health care provider for a full history, testing and proper treatment. ...Read more

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Have been experiencing dark watery bleeding with no pain occasionally in between periods. Started after second period since i had sex, no sex since 5m?

Have been experiencing dark watery bleeding with no pain occasionally in between periods. Started after second period since i had sex, no sex since 5m?

See doctor: Any unexplained vaginal discharge or bleeding needs professional evaluation. There are several potential causes, including STDs, hormonal problems, and uterine or cervical diseases like cancer or pre-cancer. All these are more or less likely depending on your age, nature of your sexual partnerships in the past, etc. Make an appointment today to see your doctor soon. Good luck. ...Read more

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How urgent is this situation? Bleeding between periods, pain and bloating! my period has been irregular since 2006 after the birth of my first child. I have noticed that I have bleeding between periods which i at fist assumed was due to irregular period.

How urgent is this situation? Bleeding between periods, pain and bloating! my period has been irregular since 2006 after the birth of my first child. I have noticed that I have bleeding between periods which i at fist assumed was due to irregular period.

I : I am concerned about your symptoms and i feel that you need immediate medical evaluation. I can understand your concern about finances, but your health is the most important thing especially as a young mother. Your irregular bleeding is not normal, and the bloating is concerning. Please call the local clinics in your area and they can advise you on whether they can see you but they can also give you advice on where you can be seen. You should definitely get a full examination including a pelvic exam and a pap smear, and you may need imaging studies. Please get seen immediately and do know there are people who will help you. ...Read more

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Keep bleeding between periods, pain inside can't insert tampon and have fever. Clear ultrasound, pain with pelvic exam. What could this be?

Keep bleeding between periods, pain inside can't insert tampon and have fever. Clear ultrasound, pain with pelvic exam. What could this be?

Many things: There are a number of potential causes such as infection , hormonal changes, or even endometriosis. I would get another exam and possibly a second opinion. ...Read more

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Bleeding and pain after sex, bleeding between periods, a ssmelly dark brown discharge, pressure in vagina, stomach ache and back ache?

Get eval: All your symptoms point to a possible infection. Best to be evaluated and treated for what diagnosis is found. Good luck. ...Read more

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I was suppose to come on the 10th of December I spotted on the 11th and the 12th of December it was pinkish like now I am bleeding not like a period b?

I was suppose to come on the 10th of December I spotted on the 11th and the 12th of December it was pinkish like now I am bleeding not like a period b?

Vaginal infection?: It sounds like you have both abnormal vaginal discharge and bleeding. Either one alone always should be professionally evaluated, so see your doctor soon. Depending on your age and risk factors, STDs might be a concern. Good luck! ...Read more

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How to tell if it s implanation bleeding or period?

How to tell if it s implanation bleeding or period?

Timing: Implantation bleeding rarely occurs and most women who conceive do not get bleeding at the time of implantation. Implantation bleeding theoretically should occur shortly after ovulation where as period occurs 12-16 days after ovulation. If you are bleeding throughout the cycle it is more likely abnormal bleeding and you need to see a doctor to find the cause. ...Read more

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I'm bleeding a week after plan b. When should I get my real period?

I'm bleeding a week after plan b. When should I get my real period?

Can't be certain.: Potential side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). Take pregnancy test ; notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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How do you tell the difference between bleeding as a result of Plan B or an actual period after taking plan b?

How do you tell the difference between bleeding as a result of Plan B or an actual period after taking plan b?

Plan B effect : Plan b is essentially taking a high dose of birth control to disrupt the hormonal patterns in your body to delay or present ovulation. An abnormal period afterwards is not surprising. A pregnancy test should be done 14 days after plan b. ...Read more

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I took the Plan B pill three weeks ago and then started what seemed a period two weeks ago, i'm still bleeding very heavyly. What's going on?

Check preg test: First step is to check a pregnancy test and confirm that Plan B worked. If positive you will need to see your doctor right away. If negative then schedule a routine visit to discuss more effective birth control and options that would help with menstrual cycle control. The first period after Plan B is often a little off. Many patients take Ibuprofen to help with cramping and to cut down bleeding. ...Read more

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How long can plan b mess with your cycle. Had bleeding for 3-4 days a week after taking. It's been 27 days since then. When should I expect a period?

How long can plan b mess with your cycle. Had bleeding for 3-4 days a week after taking. It's been 27 days since then. When should I expect a period?

Hard to predict...: Irregular bleeding after taking a morning-after pill, like Plan-B or Ella, (ulipristal acetate) is somewhat common. Some women get spotting or bleeding before the next period. Women may also have a heavier or lighter next period, or a period that is early or late. Probably will be back to usual after 6-8 weeks. A urine pregnancy test can be done 3 weeks after taking a morning-after pill, to be sure the pill worked. ...Read more

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I had a period come 10 days early a week and a half ago and now it seems I’m bleeding again. I’m not yet sure if it’s a period or not but I am worried?

I had a period come 10 days early a week and a half ago and now it seems I’m bleeding again. I’m not yet sure if it’s a period or not but I am worried?

Early "period" ?: An early "period", if just minor bleeding in mid-cycle may just represent withdrawal bleeding from multiple ovulation, but if bleeding occurs 10 days later, get a serum HCG test to be certain about pregnancy. If positive, see your gyn provider for an exam. ...Read more

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Periods wont stop bleeding?

Please see your doc: Your problem is one that is commonly seen. It can occur for many reasons. The assessment can include many approaches. I would want to check a blood count, pregnancy test and thyroid at minimum. Depending upon your current status this could be an emergency type situation. ...Read more

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Bleeding after 15 days of period?

See U gynecologist : For evaluation and work up.

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Period five days late light bleeding?

Period five days late light bleeding?

Light bleeding: If your period is usually as regular as clockwork, and you’re now late, you may well be pregnant. In early pregnancy, light bleeding or spotting is common. If you are pregnant, you may find that the bleeding settles and your pregnancy continues. If you are concerned you should take a pregnancy test to find out. ...Read more

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Less bleeding problem during m.c. period?

Less bleeding problem during m.c. period?

Did not understand: Are you saying you have less bleeding during your Menstrual Period? It varies, Or are you saying you have no bleeding problem but more o Abdominal Cramping during Menstrual period? You can take Anti inflammatory medicine for pain relief. ...Read more

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Why am I bleeding so bad between periods?

Why am I bleeding so bad between periods?

Bleeding.: This sounds like you should see a gynecologist for an exam and some bloodwork. I cannot answer this just by telemedicine unfortunately. ...Read more