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How To Stop Bleeding Fibroids
Uterine fibroids are the most common pelvic tumor in women. 1 of every 3 women of child-bearing age have these tumors and up to 80% of african-american women have fibroids. They are often asymptomatic but they can also cause significant symptoms. It is the most common cause of heavy menstrual bleeding. Pelvic pain and increased urinary frequency ...Read more
How to stop ovulation bleeding? Bleed every month during ovulation for 3-5 days, no other issues like fibroid etc. It is due to hormone change.
Not sure.: Midcycle ovulatory bleeding is usually very light, spotty even, and usually only lasts for a day. I would think that a sonogram would be very helpful to see if there was anything else (polyps in the uterus, fibroids, or a very thickened lining of the uterus). If not, then perhaps a couple of months of a birth control pill (which should suppress/prevent ovulation) could be tried, then see if bett. ...Read more
Is there a way to stop withdraw bleeding? Been on the pill for several months, have a fibroid which is causing the bleeding. Put in IUD to shrink it.
Fibroids: Surgical options for fibroids depend on the size and location. Myomectomy, hysterectomy, uterine fibroid embolization and Acessa are a few options. Progesterone IUDs sometimes can control the bleeding. Others medications such as oral contraceptives, Progesterone and Depoprovera injections can stop them bleeding in some cases. Discuss options with your Obgyn ...Read more
Takin TriNess for dub from fibroids. How long does it take to stop bleeding with clots that started afta stopn provera (medroxyprogesterone) & had no bc 5 days.
D&c fri for dub and fibroids. Taking 20mg provera (medroxyprogesterone) for 5 days then 10mg daily for 10 days. will this regulate my cycle? took it b4 d&c to stop bleeding
I 'm on Lindynette to stop period for 3 mths bcuz I'm anaemic & my fibroids blead. I had breakthrough bleeding after 1 month. What do I do now.
If you had bleeding: That was similar quantity to your period , you may want to consider the injection ;Lupron (leuprolide).this turns of the hormones and it creates a menopausal state.You may ,however bleed through Lupron (leuprolide) , in which case surgery would be the most viable alternative. ...Read more
I have submucous fibroid about 2.66 cm and discharge large blood clots,can the blood clots when im bleeding stop me from being pregnant .
Not the clots:
Fibroid may interfere with your getting pregnant. If you have blood clots in your periods, you may be losing more than usual amount of blood and should take iron and vitamin supplements to prevent anemia. If you are planning to get pregnant, see an obstetrician for an evaluation and take pre-natal vitamins.
Wish you good health! ...Read more
Can you have intercourse if you have a fibroid? Taking birth control pills to stop the bleeding and I really would like to resume my sex life!!
Gyno found fibroid and cysts on my ovaries. He said pcos and prescribed lutenyl. I am bleeding past my period this cycle. He prescribed dicynone to stop it. I'm bleeding more and am worried. Help?
Irregular bleeding: Is common in women with pcos. Treatment is important and it may take a while to get things regular. Keep talking to your gyn and good luck. ...Read more
Recently told I have a fibroid in my uterus. Have bleeding between periods and cramping, how can I stop this?
Depends on fertility: If you're done having children, options include hysterectomy, embolization, or even myomectomy. Otherwise, options include hormonal management, laparoscopic myomectomy, gnrh agonists (lupron), hysteroscopic myomectomy (if mucosal - in the uterine cavity), or expectant management. Talk to your gyn & see what's best for you. Take care. ...Read more
I had thyroid checked all came back normal.hair is falling off my head,could it be that i"ve huge Fibroids & i bleed none stop for 4days Menses time?
No no relation:
thyroid is a target organ for hair loss if it is normal that is good
most of the hair loss in women are inherited there is some medical factor thet we checked but the majority we do not find any specific factor
women lose hair like man but they do not get bold like men
your fibroid and your bleeding most likely are not contributing to the hair loss ...Read more
I was diagnosed with a 6cm fibroid. I am in pain and now I'm bleeding heavily, should I be worried ?
Diagnosed w/ fibroids bleeding constantly for over 30 days w/ day or 2 break n between is this normal 4 fibroids ? 1st time this long
Last cycle lasted 8 days. Began 1/25 and on 2/9 started bleeding again. I had fibroid removal in Jan.2015. however, cycles are normally regular. ?
Have an exam: I strongly encourage you to have a routine exam from your gynecologist. It is always a good idea to follow-up on the removal of fibroids with routine exams. This type of exam can only be done properly in a clinic or office. I wish you the best with your health and I am available to discuss this and other health issues with you. ...Read more
Bled for months to a year, got put on bith control (the 3month shot) to reduce the bleeding but ends still bleeding and now clots, has 2 fibroid. ????
Depends: There are two issues here: medical risk from anemia from too much bleeding and your quality of life. A doctor check your blood count and easily know if there is any danger but only you can decide how much the fibroids bother you. But fibroid surgery is usually minimally invasive now so it is much quicker and easier than in the past. ...Read more
How long does prolonged bleeding actually last for?? Please help!!!
Maybe fibroids or something else.
Varies: Prolonged bleeding may be due to a variety of reasons. Difficult to counsel without knowing more history and symptoms ...Read more
I have been heavily bleeding for about a month now with cloths bigger than the size of a quarter. Could this b fibroids or what could it be?
See your Gyn : If you are getting periods this severe you need to see your gyn soon. Fibroids are certainly one possibility. ...Read more
I have fibroid and has been bleeding for 3 months now. I was prescribed contraceptives initially to calm the bleeding but that hasnt worked. ?
Estrogen: BCP have a potent estrogen in them. They are prescribed in this manner in an attempt to control the lining of the uterus. However, fibroids have estrogen receptors and birth control estrogen may actually "feed" the fibroid. There are options to birth control pills for abnormal uterine bleeding caused by fibroids. ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with submucosal fibroids . Have serious bleeding and clotting. I want to know what to expect if i do not treat the fibroids.
Do all submucosal fibroids cause bleeding. have one that is 1.3 (L),1.3(w) 1.2 (d).Report says one sits adjacent to endometrium&submucosal extension c?
Most likely: The one that you describe is likely to cause intermenstrual bleeding and or heavy/crampy periods ...Read more
Yes: fibroids start out very tiny and vary in number. I see them all the time of ultrasound and laparoscopies for unrelated issues. Not everyone is symptomatic, especially at your age ...Read more
Fibroid bleeding: Fibroid growths in the uterus can cause bright red bleeding that can drop your blood level to anemia very quickly. If the fibroid is under the lining of the womb, it can be removed with a hysteroscope through the vagina. If it is in the walls of the uterus, it may require another approach to removal. Check with and discuss this with your GYN MD who is treating you. ...Read more