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What are the symptoms of dysfunctional uterine bleeding? Can it lead to any other diseases or disorders?

What are the symptoms of dysfunctional uterine bleeding? Can it lead to any other diseases or disorders?

Abnormal bleeding: Abnormal bleeding can have many causes. If you aren't pregnant, start keeping a calendar of your periods, and if they continue to be abnormal then take this to a gynecologist. ...Read more

Dr. Jane Van Dis
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Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (Definition)

Dysfunctional uterine bleeding is abnormal bleeding. The origin of the bleeding is from the endometrium or lining of the uterus. This abnormal bleeding is not related to any anatomical ...Read more


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Are the symptoms of dysfunctional uterine bleeding bad?

Are the symptoms of dysfunctional uterine bleeding bad?

DUB: This means there are no organic cause for the bleeding, so relates to hormonal imbalance. It is bad if it bothers you. You will be to judge this, if it conceirns you , an appt with an ob.Gyn can offer lot of insight into this problem, and also a solution:). ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have constant 'dysfunctional uterine bleeding' and my doctor won't do anything?

What do you suggest if I have constant 'dysfunctional uterine bleeding' and my doctor won't do anything?

Dysfunctional bleed: The first question is whether the bleeding is immediately dangerous to you. After that, you have some time to determine possible causes and treatments. This clearly bothers you (understandably) and you might discuss with your doctor the options available to you for control, or the time span after which S/he would consider testing or treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How much time does dysfunctional uterine bleeding last?

How much time does dysfunctional uterine bleeding last?

There are no: specific time parameters. If you are experiencing dysfunctional uterine bleeding - would recommend medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What can I do about pain with dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

What can I do about pain with dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Two options!: Non-steroidals can help, ie. Two aleve (naproxen) twice daily. Sometimes low dose ssris are used. Talk to your doc about these options! ...Read more

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What to do if I have constant 'dysfunctional uterine bleeding' and my doctor won't do anything?

What to do if I have constant 'dysfunctional uterine bleeding' and my doctor won't do anything?

Second opinion: There are a number of reasons for abnormal uterine bleeding. Each has different treatment options. If your doctor is truly not doing "anything", get a second opinion from an ObGyn or a Gyn Oncologist. After age 35, the risk of endometrial cancer starts going up. The good news is that this usually takes years, but even without pre-cancer (hyperplasia) or cancer, there is no reason to keep bleeding. ...Read more

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I had my ovarys taken out 5 months ago, and i started bleeding went to hospital and dr told me I have dysfunctional uterine bleeding what do I do?

Biopsy and ablation: It sounds like they took the ovaries but left the uterus. Talk to your gyn. They can do a biopsy of the uterus to ensure there are no other underlying issues. Then an ablation, where they burn out the lining should prevent future bleeding problems. ...Read more

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Should I take birth control for dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Should I take birth control for dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Possibly: After being evaluated for the actual cause, some people are paced on birth control pills to help regulate your period. They may or may not be the best option, your physician will help you make that decision. ...Read more

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Dysfunctional uterine bleeding -- what can I do to stop.?

Dysfunctional uterine bleeding -- what can I do to stop.?

See your gyn: See the answer i just posted to the person asking about whether sex was possible with dub. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Patterson
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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more


Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (Definition)

See the link below: https://www.healthtap.com/#publications/2039180 It is what Dr. Khurram Rehman wrote, but has the detail of an article for those interested in ...Read more