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What causes vaginal bleeding in between menstruation?

What causes vaginal bleeding in between menstruation?

Several causes: There are various causes for intermenstrual bleeding. Urine fibroids and polyps are possible causes. Hormonal abnormalities could also cause abnormal bleeding. You need to see your gynecologist for an evaluation to diagnose the problem and rule out more serious causes such as tumors as well as suggest treatment. ...Read more

Menstruation (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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Bleeding from rectum during menses?

Bleeding from rectum during menses?

Recal bleeding: Usually this is a fooler and blood leaks over to the rectum from the vagina. However, possible you could have recto vaginal fistula or some type of bleeding problem. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur after the period?

Can implantation bleeding occur after the period?

No: If you had your period you are not pregnant, hence no implantation. If you start a period, pregnancy did not happen the month before. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occure during your period?

Can implantation bleeding occure during your period?

No: During a menstrual period, the lining of one's uterus deteriorates and sloughs off... thus the bleeding. There is no healthy lining for an embryo to implant into at that time. A person cannot be having her normal regular period and be pregnant at the same time (nature prevents that). ...Read more

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Can asprin cause vaginal bleeding in between periods? Is vaginal bleeding in between periods an emergency room situation?

Can asprin cause vaginal bleeding in between periods? Is vaginal bleeding in between periods an emergency room situation?

Not typically: Unless you have underlying disorder of your blood platelets, vaginal bleeding due to Aspirin is unlikely. Vaginal bleeding between periods is rarely an emergency room situation. Better, make an appointment with your doctor to discuss your bleeding pattern, he/she may decide to order some tests to check your body's ability to make a blood clot. If you are bleeding heavier than a period, go to er. ...Read more

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Why does vaginal bleeding occur in pregnancy?

Why does vaginal bleeding occur in pregnancy?

Vaginal Bleeding: Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy is a serious condition. It may be due to placenta previa. Sometimes it heralds the beginning of labor, if associated with mucus. Consult your OB immediately, if bleeding. ...Read more

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Bleeding from cervix in early pregnancy?

Bleeding from cervix in early pregnancy?

Can happen: The cervix swells with blood during pregnancy. This can cause oozing from the cervix. But you'll want to be sure the bleeding isn't from an infection or a complication of early pregnancy. This is best determined by exam and ultrasound. ...Read more

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What're the causes of heavy bleeding with menstrual periods?

What're the causes of heavy bleeding with menstrual periods?

Heavy menstruation: There are anatomic causes due to pathologies of the uterus, such as polyps, fiboids, adenomyosis (endometriosis of the uterus, ) or pre-malignancies and malignancies. Non-anatomic causes include blood clotting problems, ovulation imbalances, medications and external hormones, etc.. ...Read more

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

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

Irregular bleeding: Irregular bleeding is 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 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

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Cause of delay in menstral periods?

Cause of delay in menstral periods?

Some reasons: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Spotting in between periods, could this be implantation bleeding?

Spotting in between periods, could this be implantation bleeding?

Breakthrough: It's probably breakthrough bleeding, 'implantation bleeding' is all the rage online now, but it's over-rated. It's usually not 'implantation' but breakthrough bleeding. A pregnancy test in a few days will confirm one way or another. ...Read more

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What causes spotting or bleeding in early pregnancy?

What causes spotting or bleeding in early pregnancy?

Implantation and : Increased vasculrity of the reproductive system may cause minimal spotting in the first trimester. If the spotting is more than minimal or persistent, please consult your doctor. See this site for more information. http://www.webmd.com/baby/guide/bleeding-during-pregnancy. ...Read more

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Black stools during the menstrual cycle--from uterus or bowel?

Black stools during the menstrual cycle--from uterus or bowel?

Bowel: Black stools can be caused by dietary changes, supplements or bleeding in the bowel. If this happens every month, you should get it checked out. It could be related to endometriosis but you need to rule out bowel problems like colitis, polyps or even cancer. ...Read more

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What's the difference of bleeding in pregnancy and menstruation?

What's the difference of bleeding in pregnancy and menstruation?

Many...: Bleeding may look and feel the same. However while a menstrual cycle le is completely normal, bleeding in pregnancy may be a sign on an abnormal pregnancy. If you are pregnant and bleeding, see your doctor right away. ...Read more

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Does cramping accompany pregnancy bleeding? Or only period? What is the normal amount of pregnancy bleeding? Not spotting, bleeding.

Does cramping accompany pregnancy bleeding? Or only period? What is the normal amount of pregnancy bleeding? Not spotting, bleeding.

Not normal: Bleeding during pregnancy is not normal, and should be evaluated by your doctor. Mild cramping and nausea during early pregnancy may be normal. Take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur the last day of a period?

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Can implantation bleeding occur the last day of a period?

Unlikely: Implantation occurs on average 9 days after ovulation and fertilization. It can happen as early as 6 days after ovulation or up to 12 days after ovulation. Your menstrual cycle (period) usually starts 12-14 days after ovulation, if your egg was not fertilized. Thus, if you are menstruating it is usually a sign that you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding occur 16 days after sex? Also what color is implantation bleeding?

Can implantation bleeding occur 16 days after sex? Also what color is implantation bleeding?

Yes: Implantation bleeding rarely occurs. Having said that, yes, sometimes it does occur, but not with every pregnancy. And yes, it could happen at 16 days after sex. Implantation bleeding, like any bleeding from uterus, can be pink, red, dark red or brown. Best is to get an ultrasound about 6 weeks after the start of your last period. That will confirm pregnancy is in uterus. ...Read more

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