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I am concering why is my period so heavy some months and really light other months?

I am concering why is my period so heavy some months and really light other months?

Please see a gyn: For a work up as u need an exam . Blood work and an ultrasound and then the gyn can tell you what the cause may be and treatment options. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

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


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I am one month after a cystectemy and ovary removal why is my period so heavy and painful?

I am one month after a cystectemy and ovary removal why is my period so heavy and painful?

Ovary/uterus: The mentrual cycle is a shedding of the uterine lining and is hormonally induced. Have your GYN check your female hormone levels and thyroid function. ...Read more

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How come my period isnt as heavy as last months?

How come my period isnt as heavy as last months?

Not sure.: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives, perimenopause ; implantation bleeding in early pregnancy which rarely occurs. ...Read more

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I've had my period for 3 months and it's really heavy?

I've had my period for 3 months and it's really heavy?

See a doctor: This is not normal. Heavy menstrual bleeding can cause anemia. There may be some other issue that may be causing the bleeding which needs to be ruled out. ...Read more

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'what''s causing my period to be so heavy this month?'

'what''s causing my period to be so heavy this month?'

Many options: There are multiple options. Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective reversible treatments that will help many people. There is also a drug called Lysteda that contains no hormones which will help others. If you are done having children discuss the option of an endometrial ablation. In some cases a hysterectomy will be needed. ...Read more

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Why is my period so randomly heavy & why am i having two in a month?

Why is my period so randomly heavy & why am i having two in a month?

Get examined by your: Gyn. Possibilities include hormonal imbalance, uterine fibroids, cervical/ endometrial polyps, autoimmune condition, pid/pelvic inflammatory disease, iud, malignancy of cervix/uterus, certain blood disorder like von willebrand's dse. Etc. Only your dr can accurately make the correct diagnoses. Take care and have a great day! ...Read more

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Why is my period heavy one month and then light the next?

Probably normal: The cycle can vary from month to month. If you are not having bleeding between cycles what you are experiencing is likely normal. ...Read more

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I got my period after three month and it's very heavy is it normal?

I got my period after three month and it's very heavy is it normal?

Irregular bleeding: If your cycles are not occurring regularly, you may not be ovulating monthly. This can be due to a metabolic issue that needs addressed. This can lead to endometrial conditions that can be concerning over time such as endometrial hyperplasia. Please consult a physician. ...Read more

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My period came on twice this month could that be normal its not heavy?

My period came on twice this month could that be normal its not heavy?

Not unusual: If the periods are 21 days apart they could be ovulatory cycles ( normal). If not then they would be considered abnormal bleeding. It is" normal" to have an occasional anovulatory or irregular cycle. It is only a problem if it becomes a pattern. ...Read more

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Why would i get my period twice in same month but heavier the second time?

Irregular 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. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more