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Is It Normal To Bleed For 4 Days After A Pap Smear
I'm still spotting from having a Pap smear five days ago. The bleeding has been the heaviest today. Is that normal?
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
I had some bleeding three months ago I went to take a pelvic test and pap smear and it was normal but last week I had some bleeding last it three days?
20 y/o first pap smear 2 days ago. Also stopped the pill after 1.5 yrs. Gyno said I bled during pap, but now it's full period bleeding. Is this normal?
Can happen: Dome people do experience some bleeding after Pap test. ...Read more
Had a lot of pain during first pap smear. Cramping afterwards and still cramping 2 days later. No bleeding. Is this normal? Panadol (acetaminophen) not easing pain.
Nearly 11 weeks pregnant and had a Pap smear three days ago. Is it normal for me to just now experience slight bleeding with some yellow discharge?
52years, bulky uterus fibroid at anterior wall of funders, irregular periods, excess bleeding with clots past 20 days, dnc and Pap smear normal.?
Not normal.: You can have a little bleeding after a pap. If there were a problem they should have been able to see it at the time of pap. If your bleeding continues you should see your doc. ...Read more
I had my Pap smear last Friday, expierneced a light pink bleeding Monday night- Tues morning. Is this normal?
Yes: Pap smears scrape cervical cells and sometimes there is light bleeding thereafter. ...Read more
Yes: When doing a pap you scape the cervix which might cause bleeding after the pap. I alway tell people they might have a little spotting a fter the pap, especially when nothing looks abnormal. ...Read more
After I got a pap smear done I've been bleeding, not spotting, but bleeding. Is that normal? This is the first time it happens. What can the problem be
It happens: When a pap smear is done the top layer of cells are sort of scraped off. For some this can cause some bleeding. Hopefully you were tested for infection at the same time as your pap. Infection can make bleeding more common. This usually stops in a day or two. If not the schedule a follow up visit. ...Read more
I got a pap smear yesterday and some spotting started after, I knew it was normal. But it is still going on today, and though I know that some bleeding can continue for 48 hrs I feel that the amount has increased. Although it is not alot you can see a dif
Ans: Well not abnormal to have a small amount of bleeding after a papa. Sounds like you nay be having more than this. Is your period due? Seems as rethought the period may be staring. Check a preg test. Waits few days and see how the bleeding goes ...Read more
Pap smear bleeding: After menopause, the decreased estrogen makes the mucosa of the cervical area and the lining of the cervix much more delicate and apt to bleed on contact. Pap smears are sometimes the cause of this kind of bleeding. It should stop within a day or so. If it continues, see your provider. ...Read more
I have an IUD inserted in may, I stopped spotting last month. I got a pap smear on tues and I haven't stopped heavily bleeding. Is this normal?
Is it normal, I had a bleeding while doing the pap smear? Its my 2nd time pap smear but this time the doctor said I had a little bleeding. I'm worried.
I had my pap smear the 26th and started bleeding the next morning still bleeding its not heavy unless I wipe, is this normal?? I'm about 3-4 weeks and this is my 2nd pregnancy I didn't do this with my first I'm a little crampy in my back and lower belly
Had a tubal in 2005. Period is 2 weeks late (never happens) having menstrual symptoms but no bleeding. Pap smear a month ago was normal. What's wrong?
What causes bleeding in between periods? Its not heavy and pap smear and STD tests came out normal.
Intermenstrual bleed: Bleeding in between periods may be normal in most patients if it if an occasional event. It may be caused by hormonal fluctuations of your body. Polyps and fibroids may also cause spotting. Persistent spotting will need to be checked out. ...Read more
I had a small amount of bleeding after a week of my periods is it normal. My thyroid and pap smear test are normal. What more should I consider?
May just be a: Temporary hormonal imbalance.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm 5 1/2 weeks preg. Had pap smear today to check for Urea since I had it in a previous pregnancy. Now I am spotting/light bleeding. Is this normal?
Yes, it can: Some women have inflamed and friable cervix that can cause spotting when touched with a brush or spatulum. ...Read more
I have a pap smear yesterday, 2 weeks after my period ended. I get that some spotting is normal afterwards, but I've been bleeding for 24 hrs, and it seems to be more than just spotting. There is also quite a bit of clotted. Should I be worried? Tx
I have a raw cervix intermenstrual bleeding, pain, watery discharge and a smell. Pap smear came back normal. Wut could it be? Hormones?
Infection: It is not hormones. It is infection. ...Read more
47 yr, F w/ normal periods & a normal Pap smear. Very healthy, this month bleeding for 3 wks. Doc put me on 1 mg 7 day estrogen. Agree? Side effects?
May need sonogram: Evaluation of endometrial thickness, and biopsy of endomertium, may needed, ask your doctor. ...Read more
I had a pap smear yesterday and the doctor said my cervix was a little irretated. Then I have had heavy bleeding all day today. Is this normal? Or sho
Not normal: Pap smear not associated with vaginal bleeding. If exam of cervix showed irritation there is always possibility of in-situ lesion of cervix but bx needed for dx. Blleeding if not obvious on cervical exam suggests origin from endometrium. Sonogram of uterus to see lining and possible bx of endometrium to see if that is site of blood. ...Read more
I have had 3 bacterial infections in the last year. Normal pap smear but abnormal bleeding and pain during sex. Bleeding never stops. What's the cause?
Postcoital bleeding most times wen dry for over a yr, no std, pap smear and pelvic exam are normal, what could be the cause, becoming a bother :/?
Lubricant: If you have had a negative pelvic exam this may simply be due to trauma to the mucosal wall of the vagina because of lack of lubrication. There are numerous OTC products available. Check Amazon, CVS, etc. Also, Cosmopolitan magazine has had articles about this. Good luck and I hope this helps. ...Read more