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Blood On Cervix
Result of PAP smear: Blood on cervix can be seen in time of period, can be seen because cervix has erosions or ulcers. Evaluation of your pap smear is very important to rule out cervical intraepithelial lesion, low or high grade. Endometrial cells in women after 40 y. Should be reported for appropriate follow up ( to rule out endometrial hyperplasia or neoplasia). ...Read more
I had a Pap smear done today and there was blood on the cotton swab after collecting samples from my cervix. Is blood on the cotton ball serious?
Normal: It's actually very common during a Pap smear for some blood to be found on the swabs. Your cervix and it's respective canal, has very sensitive tissue. Remember the swabs, in reality, scrape cells away from the area to be assessed under a microscope. This "scraping" can disrupt the thin tissue lining and lead to a small amount of bleeding. ...Read more
8 weeks pregnant spotting off and on 2weeks tiny string like blood clots bright red/brown blood not enough to get on pad miscarriage?
See doc 4 labs, sono: Early pregnancy is prone to staining/spotting. The only definite way to answer your question is to draw the blood level of bHCG, Progesterone. Most of the time, you have to have a repeat test in 48 hours to monitor dynamic changes in hormone levels. Additionally, if your dates are accurate, you will definitely benefit from sonogram evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more
Brown blood: Is often seen in women on low dose OCs especially when they have been on them for an extended period of time. The longer you are on them periods get lighter and may become non-existent. Small quantities of blood that is not expelled remains in the uterus. Old blood is brown or black. It is usually light. ...Read more
Possibly: Being on thinners will increase the time it takes to stop bleeding. As the endometrium is shed there is usually some amount of active bleeding also. This bleeding will be prolonged and it is possible that this fresh blood will be seen during the menses. However, it is always advisable to speak with your gyn about any changes you note in your menses. ...Read more
Rectal bleeding. Started out with burning/itching and blood on tp now blood is on stool too. Small amounts each time. is red blood always from rectum?
Anal canal: When blood is seen as bright red on toilet paper and then on stool the site is low rectum anal canal. The most common cause is a fissure or hemorrhoids. At 23 years of age one doesn't think of anal or rectal cancer. A digital exam and evaluation of the area of internal and external hemorrhoids should resolve the issue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had bright red blood on stool and toilet paper. Had colonoscopy yesterday and it was normal. So where can the bright red blood come from?
Can a small 2 CM subserosal fibroid on the anterior fundus of my retroverted uterus cause blood tinged vaginal discharge after meals on a full stomach?
Common: It is not strictly "normal" but it happens very frequently and all is well. You'd need an actual exam/ eval with a doctor in person to say more, good wishes! ...Read more
No: I assume that you mean to ask if it is normal to develop blood clots when taking oral contraceptive pills (ocp). The risk of developing blood clots (deep vein thrombosis, coronary artery thrombosis) is slightly increased in persosn taking ocp, however, this is not normal. The risks are particularly increased in patients with acquired or genetic clotting tendencies. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Period due 16 came 14. Flow 2 1/2days then start spotting on 3&4day.brown spots on pad but when wipe blood on tp. Just not on pad.happen on 12th dpo?
Weird cycle: It is important to not panic just because one cycle if a little off from the others. The main issue is what is the pattern over time. If your cycles return to normal over the next few months then one abnormal cycle is not an issue. Always make sure your pregnancy test is negative. If you are not on birth control consider starting which will also give you better cycle control. ...Read more
Pulmonary embolism: When doctors say blood clots in the lungs, they are usually talking about pulmonary embolism, which is blockages in one or more arteries in the lungs, caused by blood clots from another part of your body, most commonly, your legs. Pulmonary embolism is a potentially life-threatening complication of DVT (deep vein thrombosis), which is clotting in the deep veins. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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