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17 days late and very light bleeding after sex?

17 days late and very light bleeding after sex?

Do a pregnancy test: First of all since you are 17 days late make sure you are not pregnant. So I will suggest do a inhome pregnancy test. If negative than consult your gynecologist.If positive seek pre natal care. ...Read more

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I have light bleeding after sex, it's been a few hours and I have no pain.?

I have light bleeding after sex, it's been a few hours and I have no pain.?

Vaginal spotting: Vaginal spotting or pinkish discharge after intercourse is not uncommon, particularly if the intercourse was vigorous. If the spotting continues, discharge worsens, pain or odor develop you should be evaluated. ...Read more

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I had novasure almost 3 years ago. Now I'm occasionally experiencing light bleeding after sex. It doesn't last. As soon as I clean up, it's gone.

I had novasure almost 3 years ago. Now I'm occasionally experiencing light bleeding after sex. It doesn't last. As soon as I clean up, it's gone.

Exam: You need to be evaluated for infection and possible uterine source of bleeding. An ultrasound and endometrial biopsy would be helpful. ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I had light bleeding after sex?

Should I see a doctor if I had light bleeding after sex?

IF HAPPENS ALL TIMES: If the bleeding is every time you have sex than you should see your doctor
But if it only happened once and it stopped soon than it may be due to little trauma during sex and just observe but if bleeding is continuous or recurrent then see your gynecologist ...Read more

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I'm 42 and have begun having sex for the first time - light bleeding after sex -no pain. What is the %age risk that I have a problem that needs a doc?

I'm 42 and have begun having sex for the first time - light bleeding after sex -no pain. What is the %age risk that I have a problem that needs a doc?

Lubricant: Try using a water based lubricant like K-Y jelly. If the problem persists it would require a pelvic examination and you should see your doctor for that.
If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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What does a thick yellow/greenish vaginal discharge with very strong foul odor, light bleeding after sex & feces are green in color mean?

What does a thick yellow/greenish vaginal discharge with very strong foul odor, light bleeding after sex & feces are green in color mean?

Needs an MD eval: You probably have a vaginal infection that needs treatment in addition to a need for a GI evaluation. Green stools can be caused by excessive vitamins, bile or food. A MD visit is necessary. ...Read more

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My period is 2 mos late & light bleeding after sex 3-4 days ago. Neg pregnancy test. Gave birth 6 mos ago & miscarriage 2 mos ago. What could this be?

My period is 2 mos late & light bleeding after sex 3-4 days ago. Neg pregnancy test. Gave birth 6 mos ago & miscarriage 2 mos ago. What could this be?

See below: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it is time to see your doctor. Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/pages/causes. Aspx. ...Read more

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Difference between light vaginal bleeding after sex or implantation bleeding?

Difference between light vaginal bleeding after sex or implantation bleeding?

Hard to guess: A positive pregnancy test then tells a woman that prior spotting was actually implantation spotting. It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after an odd spotty period. ...Read more

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Period 2 months late. Had light pink bleeding after sex and now it's bright red but not a lot like a normal period?

Period 2 months late. Had light pink bleeding after sex and now it's bright red but not a lot like a normal period?

Difficult: I suggest an immediate pregnancy test if you have not been using birth control. If positive, call your GYN-this could be a threatened abortion. ...Read more

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I am on the pill and I am having light brown discharge, now light bleeding days after sex, why is this? Period not due for 2 weeks

I am on the pill and I am having light brown discharge, now light bleeding days after sex, why is this? Period not due for 2 weeks

Breakthrough bleed: Sounds like breakthrough bleeding which occurs when you have bleeding at unscheduled times while on the pill. Often things get back to normal the next cycle. If not then schedule a visit to discuss changing brands or changing birth control methods. This is very common. Other than being annoying it is not dangerous. ...Read more

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No period for 3 months. Negative blood test in September. Negative pee test last week. Light spotting. Bleeding after sex. Nausea. Vomiting. Headache?

No period for 3 months. Negative blood test in September. Negative pee test last week. Light spotting. Bleeding after sex. Nausea. Vomiting. Headache?

Time to see doctor: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. Since you missed more than two periods it istime to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD.
Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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What could light bleeding 1 day after sex mean?

What could light bleeding 1 day after sex mean?

Varies: It could be due to the trauma of having sex, or it could be due to a problem with the cervix or uterus. If it happens frequently, you should see your doctor for am exam and possibly cultures or a biopsy. ...Read more

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Light bleeding two days after sex. Is this normal?

Light bleeding two days after sex. Is this normal?

Recurrent?: Can happen. There are many possible reasons for bleeding during /after sexual intercourse. ** menopausal women may have atrophic vaginitis with decreased vaginal secretions & thinning of vaginal mucosa. ** some sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia, gonorrhea, or trichomoiasis ** endometritis.** endometriosis** adenomyosis**erosion (inflammation) of the cervix ** uterine polyps**

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What causes light pink bleeding and cramps after sex?

What causes light pink bleeding and cramps after sex?

Depends: Could be a ruptured ovarian cyst, especially if it is during the time of the month when you are ovulating. Other things can cause this, so see a Provider if it persists! ...Read more

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Girlfriend has light bleeding week after unprotected sex and taking Plan B immediately after. Is this normal or should we get a pregnancy test?

Girlfriend has light bleeding week after unprotected sex and taking Plan B immediately after. Is this normal or should we get a pregnancy test?

Not uncommon: The plan B works through hormonal pathways which is not uncommon to cause some abnormal bleeding. That being said, it would not be a bad idea to check a pregnancy test to be safe as well, as there are No definitive guarantees with unprotected sex and plan B. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Faint faint line irregular periods not knowing if I am pregnant had light bleeding 12 days after sex confused?

Faint faint line irregular periods not knowing if I am pregnant had light bleeding 12 days after sex confused?

Can repeat preg test: A faint line is still positive, but one can just repeat the test in a week. If the urine pregnancy test is done correctly, and if there is a pregnancy, the result should be positive next week. ...Read more

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Had some light vaginal bleeding after having sex. On birth control, no sti's, no internal pain. Some light discomfort around bottom of labia minora.

Had some light vaginal bleeding after having sex. On birth control, no sti's, no internal pain. Some light discomfort around bottom of labia minora.

A tear?: Maybe the tissue tore a little? Sometimes you'd be able to see this with a mirror. If it happens again, it would be a good idea to have an exam to see if there is something going on with the cervix. ...Read more

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Light bleeding during sex and after. Don't get my period for another two weeks, is this normal?

Light bleeding during sex and after. Don't get my period for another two weeks, is this normal?

Possibly: Some people can "spot" have slight bleeding mid cycle aggregated by sex. It would depend on your age and other things like a possible IUD or discharge or pain. When did you last have a checkup? ...Read more

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Had light pink bleeding a day after sex when I could have been 2- 3 weeks pregnant. Did I need rhogam if I didn't knw I was pregnant that early? Baby#2

Had light pink bleeding a day after sex when I could have been 2- 3 weeks pregnant. Did I need rhogam if I didn't knw I was pregnant that early? Baby#2

Probably not: To keep things very simple if you are pregnant, Rh negative and experience bleeding the Rhogam should be given. In your case while giving it is fine it is highly unlikely that any harm was done not getting it. Your too early for any fetal cells to mix and cause isoimmunization ...Read more

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I've had a partial hysterectomy over 8yrs ago, once n a while I will have light bleeding for several hrs after sex, with pelvic pressure. Should I be c?

I've had a partial hysterectomy over 8yrs ago, once n a while I will have light bleeding for several hrs after sex, with pelvic pressure. Should I be c?

"Partial" surgery: A partial hysterectomy implies, but does not make clear, that your uterus only was removed and not the ovaries. If that is the case, there can be bleeding from granulation tissue or "stretching" of the vaginal cuff post intercourse. Usually the latter is due to low estrogen states in the vagina. See a GYN MD to clarify your situation by examination of the area. ...Read more

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Why am I bleeding after sex?

Why am I bleeding after sex?

Bleeding: There are a variety of reasons that this is occurring but the most ominous belongs to cancer. Your best interests are therefore served by being evaluated by your physician as soon as you can. ...Read more

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Is bleeding after sex normal?

Is bleeding after sex normal?

Not normal except...: The first intercourse usually ends up with various degree of post-coital bleeding. Afterwards, seeing blood in genital area, esp. Recurrent, should be checked so to see where the blood coming from - genital or urinary tract or occasionally from semen (hematospermia). How to sort these out correctly? Follow instructions in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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I noticed bleeding after sex!?

I noticed bleeding after sex!?

Possiblities: There are many possible reasons for bleeding during /after sexual intercourse. ** menopausal women may have atrophic vaginitis with decreased vaginal secretions & thinning of vaginal mucosa. ** some sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia, gonorrhea, or trichomoiasis ** endometritis.** endometriosis** adenomyosis**erosion (inflammation) of the cervix ** uterine polyps**

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