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Is It Possible To Bleed So Much From Periods You Need Transfusion
I am 51 and contantly have a period. I had to have a blood transfusion and have the. Ampolon birth control, it stopped the bleeding for about 3 minths , but now has started again . 3 months now. Had a d and c . I tend to lose big pieces if clots.?
Why do I have heavy bleeding when im on my period and i've already have had two blood trasfusions, i'm worried they they are fybroids.Help?
Different causes: Menstrual bleeding that is heavy enough to require a transfusion is definitely abnormal and a threat to your health. It requires a definitive diagnosis and an appropriate treatment. It could be a bleeding abnormality, fibroids, polyps or even a cancer. Blood tests, us imaging, and a biopsy may need to be done to determine the best treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My period is normally 4 days, in December it was 6 days. this month I am four days late. I had transfusion after last period. Is that why?
My period is 4 days late. It normally comes right on time. I had a blood transfusion after my last period, can that be the reason?
If your body was: stressed enough by condition that required blood transfusion that might be a cause. 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 problem. ...Read more
I've been bleeding heavy and having big clots for a month. I'm still very weak and still bleeding and clotting a lot . Do I need a blood transfusion?
Get checked: A simple blood test will tell you if you are anemic and how severe it is (a CBC or "blood count" to measure your hemoglobin). Women with ongoing bleeding should take supplemental iron to help regenerate blood. It's not likely to require a transfusion from heavy periods and ongoing bleeding. More important is getting checked to find out why you are bleeding so heavily. Please see a gynecologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had baby 17 days ago. Had curettage due to bleeding. No blood transfusion. Breastfeeding now. What should the normal iron level be?
I had severe hematoma in lt glut from a severe fall on stairs resulted in hemoglobin levels falling 6.3 n blood transfusion. No period n p test neg.
6.3: My apologies but I don't quite understand your notice. Surely if your blood level is down to 6.3 your doctor must work hard to get your blood level up. You also need care regarding the severe fall on stairs. Please let me know what is developing. ...Read more
Liver biopsy went wrong-bleeding, controlled w/angio/transfusions. Still blotted and pain mostly after eat or drink +than before should call my doctor?
Yes, call doctor.: Your doctor should know that symptoms are persisting and could be related to this episode. They may not be, but based on what happened your doctor needs to follow this closely. ...Read more
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