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Quarter Sized Blood Clots
I've been having quarter sized blood clots during my period for 3 days my stomach is hurting and I have Had diarrhea the whole time?
Possible: The endometrium may require 1or 2 cycles to repair from surgical manipulation. If this persists see your doctor. ...Read more
Intense and long PMS symptoms. Sharp pains and nothing but frequent (2 or more/hr) and large (quarter size+) blood clots during my period?
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My period has been on for 3 weeks now with light to heavy bleeding and quarter size blood clots. I was aware of a big cyst on my right years ago, but have not gave me any problems. Should I treat this as a heath emergency and visit the emergency room or
Call OB office: Call your OB office today. They may be able to treat in office. ...Read more
See your doctor: See your gyn for a workup as to the cause this is not normal. Take an over the counter iron supplement to help avoid getting anemic. ...Read more
I'm having blood clots about the size of a quarter while I'm on my current cycle. Is this serious? I'm also bleeding a very unusual large amount.
Change: If this is new for your period, you should see an MD and also make sure you are not pregnant. ...Read more
Hemoptysis: Sitting up quarter size clots is a serious symptom and warrants immediate evaluation by a physician ...Read more
I have spotting, urine and blood clots the size of quarters. What are some possible causes of it this?
Urine blood: Could be contamination but this is still important to work out. See your doctor. ...Read more
I've been on my minastration for a month now and I'm bleeding through pads and have blood clots the size of a quarter?
Prolonged bleeding: This type of bleeding needs to be addressed by your gyn provider. It is possible for pregnancy to exist in your tubes, which can cause heavy continuous bleeding. Get a serum HCG test to make sure you are not pregnant, but even if negative, see your doctor for an exam and treatment. ...Read more
No: Clots are common.Get a more detailed answer ›
My period is a week early and is really heavy with lots of blood clots bigger than a size of a quarter. What is going on?
Irregular periods are 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 may have endometriosis. Is Random heavy bleeding and medium blood clots normal with this? The clots are the size of a quarter up to a silver dollar.
Took prometrium (micronized progesterone) for thick lining biopsy normal this cycle I had two blood clots the size of quarters is this normal after sitting 3 hours?
Normal: If your lining was thick then there was extra tissue inside the uterus. And the biopsy is to rule out cancer. But a polyp can also cause a thick lining. The Prometrium (micronized progesterone) is to thin the lining so often that leads to a heavier period with clots. But if all that continues you may need a saline ultrasound or a hysteroscopy to evaluate further. An office biopsy is not nearly as accurate. ...Read more
I Pass frequent blood clots for day or two during period the size from very small to dime to quarter size sometimes. Is this blood clotting disorder?
I have been on my period for about 3 weeks, bleeding very heavy, w/ blood clots over quarter size. Should I be worried? What can I do to stop it?
Period was five days early, heavy bleeding, blood clots the size of a quarter or a little bigger, uterine cramps and lower left bac. What could it be?
Probably: At autopsy, it's common to find a few tiny ones in the lungs, which is where they generally get trapped. Actually, though, in health we think this is uncommon -- the balance of coagulation and anticoagulation works pretty well most of the time. ...Read more
Period day1 light day2 heavy 3 x night towels in 6 hours also 2 blood clots size of half dollar day3, 4, 5 light is this normal?
May be: There is consideration variation in the amount of blood loss during menstruation in different women and in the same woman at different times. What you described seems more than usual bleeding and you may be at risk of iron deficiency. Please discuss it with your doctor. In the mean time you may start taking oral iron supplement with multivitamin. ...Read more
I been bleeding for almost three weeks and just recently I started passing gumball size blood clots this has never happened before, what could it be?
Need med appointment: I won't hazard a guess - But significant bleeding over a 3 week period does warrant medical assessment. ...Read more
No: Of course you knew that already, so go see a GYN MD and find out WHY! ...Read more
A good idea: It would be best to see your provider about this based on what you have presented. ...Read more
See your doctor: Very heavy bleeding with clots that are bigger than a quarter is often called menorrhagia and is very common and causes are varied. 10 million women in the us deal with it. Is this your first time experiencing this? Are you taking any form of birth control? Is there a chance you could be pregnant? Although most of the time nothing serious is wrong, I would suggest getting checked by your doctor. ...Read more
3 days after period ended tiny blood clots the size of a dot came out & when I wipe there is light pink brown blood, help?
Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time 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
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When are menstrual blood clots considered abnormal? Could a single golf-sized clot (only one during cycle) be cause for concern?
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Is it normal to be passing blood clots the size of golf balls during menstration and I have been know to soak through supper tampons and pads?
Large clots menstrua: This is not normal. You should contact your doctor for an appointment for a complete examination to determine the cause of this problem. ...Read more
Is it normal to see blood clots a week before your period? They started on sunday about the size of a nickle now they bigger and more frequent?
Not normal: If you normally have regular cycles, and now are experiencing bleeding unrelated to your cycle, then no it is not normal for you. Check a pregnancy test if pregnancy is possible. Also, this is a good reason to check with your ob/gyn about a visit. ...Read more