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Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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Should i go to emergancy room for this? I have been menstrual bleeding for months now and the last two days it has been really bad, I have been bleeding threw overnight pads and tampons that hold the most, every 1 to 2 hours and sometimes going threw my c

Make : Make an appointment to see your doctor urgently. If you can not get in, go to an urgent care or an emergency room. If the bleeding is accompanied by dizziness, weakness and fatigue you may be losing too much blood and be suffering from anemia. It is crucial you get assessed. Your doctors treatment plan may include hormone therapy (such as the birth control pill) to help regulate your cycle. Also, in extreme cases, some doctors have reocmmended a Mirena intrauterine device, as the hormone in this device is known to remedy heavy bleeding. ...Read more

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Painful, heavy and clotting menstrual cycle for 2-3 days, then spot for a week with every cycle. Excruciating pain after intercourse and bleeding?

Painful, heavy and clotting menstrual cycle for 2-3 days, then spot for a week with every cycle. Excruciating pain after intercourse and bleeding?

You need to fix this: It sounds very uncomfortable. Conditions such as adenomyosis , endometriosis and pelvic congestion syndrome often cause a lot of discomfort and make you miserable. Quality of life issues usually mandate when you come in to he office to ask for help. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to have menstrual bleeding where you fill a tampon/pad combo every 2-3 hours for over 5 days?

Is it dangerous to have menstrual bleeding where you fill a tampon/pad combo every 2-3 hours for over 5 days?

Menopause: Menopause is real and although you do not have that as part of your medical history, irregular bleeding can be a symptom of menopause. But, heavy bleeding can also be a sign of cancer. Please sign off of the internet and get to the gynecologist's office this week. ...Read more

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I am on xarelto, 15 mg, 2 times per day. How much menstrual bleeding would be concerning amount? Changing super absorbency tampon every 1 1/2 - 2 hrs

I am on xarelto, 15 mg, 2 times per day. How much menstrual bleeding would be concerning amount?  Changing super absorbency tampon every 1 1/2 - 2 hrs

Discuss with MD: It is very important that this be discussed with your doctor. It is not possible for us to give you advise here as we don't even know the indication of your medication and your dose. Simply stopping it may be detrimental for you but then again you are bleeding a lot, and you know there is no antidote to the medicine. This case needs your and your doctor's attention and discussion. ...Read more

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Is bleeding two weeks after a coloscopy and one week prior to menstrual cycle normal?

Is bleeding two weeks after a coloscopy and one week prior to menstrual cycle normal?

Probably: Spotting for a week or so after a cervical biopsy is normal. The proximity to your period is probably not related to the spotting. ...Read more

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Two weeks after I ended my menstrual period I started bleeding again but it was brown and very light, now when my actual period was due It hasn't come?

Two weeks after I ended my menstrual period I started bleeding again but it was brown and very light, now when my actual period was due It hasn't come?

If sexually active: do a home pregnacy test. This may just be a normal hormkonal flucuation causing a change in your cycle. Please consult your gYN if symtoms continue. ...Read more

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On xarelto, 15 mg, 2 x/day for calf dvt. How much menstrual bleeding would be concerning amount? Changing super absorbency tampon every 1 1/2 - 2 hrs

On xarelto, 15 mg, 2 x/day for calf dvt. How much menstrual bleeding would be concerning amount? Changing super absorbency tampon every 1 1/2 - 2 hrs

Too much bleeding.: This seems like too much bleeding to me. If you are several weeks since your dvt, the xarelto can be reduced. The dose of xarelto depends on your body size, the location of the clot and the time of your DVT development. See your treating physician or a hematologist. ...Read more

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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


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