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Light Bleeding After Sex
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
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
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?
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
What does a thick yellow/greenish vaginal discharge with very strong foul odor, light bleeding after sex & feces are green in color mean?
Missed my period. Then 3 days late on next cycle & had light bleeding after sex. Frequent urination. Did test after missed period. Negative. Pregnant?
Probably not: But see your doctor for the other symptoms. ...Read more
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?
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
In lots of abdomen pain with sudden movement, discharge pain during sex, light bleeding after sex. No stds. Wondering if it could be endometrial cancer?
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
Period 2 months late. Had light pink bleeding after sex and now it's bright red but not a lot like a normal period?
Occasionally my friend has light bleeding after rough sex, she's been tested for all STDs none were found & paps have been normal, what could be cause?
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
Light red bleeding after sex. Second time this is happened. We are both STD free. Also been having dark brown discharge for past 2 weeks. Any idea?
See provider: See your provider. The cervix bleeds easily. Sometimes an abnormal pap or infection is responsible. ...Read more
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
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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Light bleeding a day after sex and its very light. What could be wrong? Or is it normal? I'm also on birth control.
Wait it out: Most likely ok, if recurs, check with your GYN ...Read more
I'm under 20 & have been experiencing light bleeding during & straight after sex. I'm currently on my 2 month of birth control pills & I'm worried?
See your doctor: Please schedule an exam with your women's health physician. This should be evaluated. ...Read more
Hi.... I'm shanthi..... I have been worried about the light brown bleeding after having sex....Yesterday.... I'm in sixth week now....?
Call your OBGYN: I would recommend call or go to your dr for any spotting, bleeding or leakage of fluid from your vagina. ...Read more
Girlfriend has light bleeding week after unprotected sex and taking Plan B immediately after. Is this normal or should we get a pregnancy test?
Faint faint line irregular periods not knowing if I am pregnant had light bleeding 12 days after sex confused?
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
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
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
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
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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