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Vaginal bleeding between periods - is that a sign of cancer?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Could be

Cancer is only one of the many causes of bleeding between periods, others being, hormonal imbalance, cervicitis, endometrial polyps.
However, any irregular bleeding should be investigated to exclude cervical or endometrial cancer.

In brief: Could be

Cancer is only one of the many causes of bleeding between periods, others being, hormonal imbalance, cervicitis, endometrial polyps.
However, any irregular bleeding should be investigated to exclude cervical or endometrial cancer.
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Dr. Yashica Robinson White
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: It can be

Vaginal bleeding between periods can be a sign of cancer.
Remember, there are several benign (non cancer related) causes for bleeding between menstrual cycles. See your physcian for evaluation.

In brief: It can be

Vaginal bleeding between periods can be a sign of cancer.
Remember, there are several benign (non cancer related) causes for bleeding between menstrual cycles. See your physcian for evaluation.
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Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology
2 doctors agree

In brief: It can be.

This is clearly an indicator of possible cervical cancer, and if bleeding is seen in post-menopausal patients, it is a strong sign of endometrial cancer.
It would be wise to see your doctor to get this worked up.

In brief: It can be.

This is clearly an indicator of possible cervical cancer, and if bleeding is seen in post-menopausal patients, it is a strong sign of endometrial cancer.
It would be wise to see your doctor to get this worked up.
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