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Bleeding Between Periods Abdominal Pain
I have had has abnormal bleeding between periods it started off light now its rrally heavy soaken pads n tampons like with upper abdominal pain?
Problem: A big increase in bleeding with clots is not normal and should prompt some testing such as ultrasound. Common causes are a hormonal issue, fibroids and polyps. There are effective treatments too. ...Read more
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
My daughter (15yrs.)feels severe (abdomen) pain and unusual bleeding during period. It normally happening on 2nd/3rd day of starting date.
Dysmennorhea: Painful menstruating is not uncommon and occurs in many woman. I would take your Dr. To a Gynecologist who specializes in pediatric patients so she can get a full evaluation. There are also some good medication that can be prescribed for her to relieve the pains. Best wishes. ...Read more
I had my period last month except that once my period ended I had 4 days of light bleeding this month I am 3 days late, have lower back/abdomen pain.?
With any missed: Period, one has to consider the possibility of pregnancy. So do a home pregnancy testing. If posiive, follow up with your oby. If negative and the pain persists, i'd still recommend u to follow up with your dr to check for any abnormality with your pelvic organs. Take care! ...Read more
Left abdomen pain and a little bleeding. Is it my period? Am I pregnant? Or is it something totally different?
I am 24 and had lower left side abdominal pain for 2 months and pelvic pain sharp shooting vaginal pains. Bleeding between periods clear ultrasound?
Hard to say: Could be a hernia, but that wouldn't cause the irreg bleeding. If the sono showed no cysts, it could be endometriosis or possibly a sexually transmitted infection, if you have had an exposure. Hormonal imbalance could cause the irreg bleeding, but probably not the pains. A bladder condition called interstitial cystitis could cause the pain, but again, probably not the bleeding. ...Read more
Have vaginal discharge, abdominal pain, bleeding between periods. How ll I know if its pid, BV or other infection.
See your doctor: This can only be answered by a doctor who can evaluate you in person. Good luck. ...Read more
Many causes see GYN: May be caused by sex intercourse, during or after, rule out pregnancy. Can be related to ovulation in mid-cycle, (with mild pain, so called "mittleschmerz"). Response to bcp or iud. Inflammation of cervix which can be due std, infection such as chlamydia. Condylomata of cervix or erosion. Uterine polyps or fibroids. Needs full history & examination by gyn dr. ...Read more
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections and hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If concerned for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are options available to regulate the menstrual cycle. ...Read more
Source of blood?: If blood is definitely coming from the uterus and occurs midcycle often, it is best to see a gyn provider first. If it is a bloody discharge that could be blood-tinged urine along with pain after emptying the bladder, then seeing a primary care or gyn provider would be a good starting point. ...Read more
No: You should see your ObGyn doctor to be evaluated so be treated. ...Read more
Bleeding between periods 3 months after pregnancy. I have an appointment in 4 days, but does this sound like endometriosis?
Probably not: Most women bleed irregularly for up to 6 months following delivery. Chances are that you're fine. ...Read more
Polyp removal last fall and now vaginal bleeding between periods to equal, 75% of month no other symptoms. Likely polyp has returned?
I had the uterine biopsy thickening of the endometrium last year bleeding between periods, everything was normal. Do I needa check up once a year?
You still: Need a yearly exam. The evolution of uterine cancer is difficult to predict but your doc may want another sample. You could try Progesterone in one of its many forms, 10 days every month, 2 month or 3 months for an orderly "withdrawel bleed" this would likely reduce your chances of endometrial hyperplasia which, in some instances, can be a precursor to endometrial cancer. Gd luck. ...Read more
Is there a relationship between stress and disordered proliferative endometrium? I've been under a lot of stress and started bleeding between periods.
Yes: Hormones regulate your menstrual cycle and nearly all women will have some irregularities to their menstrual cycle at some point in their lives. However, breakthrough bleeding can be a sign of hormonal imbalance, a polyp or fibroid, or even pre-cancerous cells in the uterus. I would recommend evaluation by a physician for break through bleeding. ...Read more
I'am 44 I have spating that happens between periods symptoms stomak pain. What causes bleeding between periods?
Common complaint: Irregular periods for women in their 40s are quite common. We deal with this every day. Hormonal changes are the most likely cause. Infection, cervical polyps and uterine fibroids are a few other causes. Schedule a visit for an evaluation and a treatment plan can be designed. ...Read more
Various reasons: Vaginal bleeding between periods can be caused by many things including missing doses of your oral contraceptive pill, infections, miscarriage, hormonal change or stress, tumors, vaginal trauma or injury, medications such as "blood thinners, " or other medical problems such as thyroid dysfunction. If this is the first episode, monitor it. If this is a persistent problem, see your physician. ...Read more
I am bleeding between periods. Usually the week before my next one. I am on birth control. What's wrong?
Breakthrough bleedin: This is called breakthrough bleeding. It is a side effect of birth control. You should see your doctor and discuss the options. Some do well by changing brands. Others switch contraception methods. There are also some tricks your doctor can discuss with you with your current method that will sometimes fix it. ...Read more
Bleeding between periods while on birth control. That seems abnormal since I never did before I started them?
Pretty common/benign: I would say that if you don't need the bc; stop and see what happens. It could be a bc side effect or just a result of getting older. As we age, our menses can become more abnormal and unpredictable. Maybe switching meds or a hysteroscopic exam are also to be considered. ...Read more
I had the uterine biopsy last year bleeding between periods, everything was normal. Do I needa check up once a year?
Biopsy of what part: Of uterus? It would be a good idea to get a check up and discuss the frequency of follow-up checks with your doctor who has more information about the biopsy results and your health status. ...Read more
I have been suffering irregular periods and bleeding between periods I wonder if there is anything wrong or if there is something that can be done?
Irregular periods: You may see your family doctor for a possible prescription on birth control pills that will also regulate your period. ...Read more