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Why Do I Have Blood Clots During My Period
Why do I often have large blood clots during my period? I have PCOS and are taking contraceptives.
Ultrasound: If you are on oral contraceptives and continue to have heavy bleeding, it may indicate that there is something structural that is preventing your uterus from getting rid of blood in a organized fashion. Sometimes fibroids and polyps can lead to irregular bleeding, alternatively your heavy periods could be related to a hormonal issue. Consider a consult to discuss more of your history. ...Read more
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
Is it normal to have blood clots during my period and sometimes really bad anus pain during menses?
Mabye: See your personal provider to further evaluate the cause. ...Read more
Please see your gyn: Or a gyn or if the bleeding is too heavy over the wkend and u do not have a gyn, then go to the er, u need an exam, blood work and an ultrasound to determine the cause and then u can get the proper txment, no reason to suffer. ...Read more
Blood clots are abn: Generally clotting during the time of the period is abnormal. It is common because of heavier than normal cycles which allow greater blood flow through basal level blood vessels that have not been clamped down by the smooth muscle of the uterus. With a normal cycle the surface of the uterus is released and only scant bleeding averaging 35cc or just over 2 tablespoons for the entire period. ...Read more
I am having blood clots during my period, like bad ones. At least I think they're blood clots. Why?
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