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Doctor insights on: Unexplained Uterine Bleeding

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If I have an abnormal uterine bleeding what will i do?

If I have an abnormal uterine bleeding what will i do?

The best: Solution would be to go to your doc and consider the birth controlpillto regulate bleeding.

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How does estrogen stop bleeding in acute uterine bleeding?

How does estrogen stop bleeding in acute uterine bleeding?

No, tends to ↑ bleed: because it stimulates growth of underline lining. Conversely, progesterone, which triggers maturation of uterine lining, not growth, tens to stop bleeding. However both of slow onset to alter behavior because, like all steroids (derivatives of cholesterol) they alter transcription of genes within cell nuclei & there is typically a 12 to 24 hour delay before changes become apparent.

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Post uterine polypectomy--i'm still bleeding, what should I do?

Post uterine polypectomy--i'm still bleeding, what should I do?

Depends: You might commonly experience bleeding after polypectomy, but this should not be more than a regualr period; this might last for 4-6 weeks; however if the bleeding persists longer or is very heavy; then you might have another cause for the bleeding (for example adenomyosis, dysfunctional bleeding etc); you need to discuss it with your gyn.

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Whats is dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Whats is dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

See Below:: A normal period happens about the same time every month and is the nearly the same every month in terms of duration, timing and flow. Dysunctional uterine bleeding (DUB) is menstrual bleeding that is irregular in terms of duration, timing and/or flow but there is NO non-hormonal cause such as infection, cancer, pregnancy, miscarriage, etc. Its frequently cause by anovulation. Best wishes!

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Can herpes complicate dysfuntional uterine bleeding?

Can herpes complicate dysfuntional uterine bleeding?

Possibly : Dysfunctional bleeding is usually the result of a hormone imbalance. The pill is usually helpful. Herpes can recur if one is under stress. Stress can cause a hormone imbalance. So stress can play a role in both bleeding and herpes. Hope that helps.

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Concern about dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Concern about dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Of course: Dysfunctional uterine bleeding can lead to anemia, and can be a sign of several types of problems, some minor, some important. Consult your gynecologist!

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What to take for dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

What to take for dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Abnormal periods: 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.

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Are the symptoms of dysfunctional uterine bleeding bad?

Are the symptoms of dysfunctional uterine bleeding bad?

DUB: This means there are no organic cause for the bleeding, so relates to hormonal imbalance. It is bad if it bothers you. You will be to judge this, if it conceirns you , an appt with an ob.Gyn can offer lot of insight into this problem, and also a solution:).

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How much time does dysfunctional uterine bleeding last?

There are no: specific time parameters. If you are experiencing dysfunctional uterine bleeding - would recommend medical evaluation.

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Dysfunctional uterine bleeding -- what can I do to stop.?

Dysfunctional uterine bleeding -- what can I do to stop.?

See your gyn: See the answer i just posted to the person asking about whether sex was possible with dub.

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What can I do about pain with dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

What can I do about pain with dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Two options!: Non-steroidals can help, ie. Two aleve (naproxen) twice daily. Sometimes low dose ssris are used. Talk to your doc about these options!

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Why am i in so much pain with this dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Why am i in so much pain with this dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

It may be the cause: There are three primary causes of dysfunctional uterine bleeding: 1) pregnancy- get a pregnancy test now; 2) endocrine- things such as polycystic ovary disease; 3) structural or tissue, such as fibroids of the uterus, or tumors of the ovary, associated endometriosis. Given the fact that you have pain, the first suspicion would be a pregnancy or a tissue source. Get examined by a gynecologist.

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How long does the bleeding last after havig a uterine polyp removed?

How long does the bleeding last after havig a uterine polyp removed?

Few days: It should decrease daily by the end of the week it should stop.

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What is the definition or description of: dysfunctional uterine bleeding?

Abnormal bleeding: Dysfunctional uterine bleeding is abnormal bleeding. The origin of the bleeding is from the endometrium or lining of the uterus. This abnormal bleeding is not related to any anatomical abnormality of the uterus.

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What are the symptoms of dysfunctional uterine bleeding? Can it lead to any other diseases or disorders?

What are the symptoms of dysfunctional uterine bleeding? Can it lead to any other diseases or disorders?

Abnormal bleeding: Abnormal bleeding can have many causes. If you aren't pregnant, start keeping a calendar of your periods, and if they continue to be abnormal then take this to a gynecologist.

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I had two uterine polyps removed two days ago. Since last night, every time I have urinated there is bleeding. Is this normal?

I had two uterine polyps removed two days ago.  Since last night, every time I have urinated there is bleeding.  Is this normal?

Blood from vagina: The blood is more likely coming from your vagina and is not from your urinary tract. If the bleeding persists, call your gynecologist for evaluation and treatment.

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Can dysfuntional uterine bleeding cause a miscarriage?

Can dysfuntional uterine bleeding cause a miscarriage?

Dysfunctional bleed: Dysfunctional bleeding is a medical term referring to abnormal bleeding that is caused by hormonal imbalances. So it can't be a cause of miscarriage. But hormonal imbalances can cause both dysfunctional bleeding and miscarriage. It's best to seek evaluation to figure out what's going on.

Dr. Alan Patterson
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