What is the testing for excessive menstrual bleeding?

Depends. I usually tesy the blood count and TSH (thyroid). Rarely i order more. If a patient has a story of easy bruisability i would check for bleeding disorders. If i was concerned about your ability to cycle i might extend the work up to a pcos evaluation, with fasting Insulin and blood sugar.

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Excessive menstrual bleeding normal if 48?

No. Excessive menstrual bleeding is never normal and there is always something causing it. So please go and see a doctor that can adress this problem. Read more...

What can cause excessive menstrual bleeding?

Heavy vaginal bleedi. Excessive menstrual bleeding may be associated with uterine abnormalities including fibroids (benign smooth muscle tumors), polys, and hormonal imbalances. It is important to have a physical exam and pap smear to evaluate the uterine cervix for any abnormalities. Read more...

I am experiencing excessive menstrual bleeding.

See your physician. Needs blood work make sure not anemic And check labs to see the reasons If all normal needs pelviic ultrasound . Read more...

What can cause excessive menstrual bleeding lasting days?

Many cause. Fibroids, polyps, cancer, enlarged uterus , bleeding problems, hormonal problems. Get it elvauated and with varios tests hopefully the cause will be determined. Read more...

I have been experiencing excessive menstrual bleeding for the past week. Is there anything I can do or take to stop the bleeding?

See a GYN MD. Yes, your can go see a GYN MD and find out why the bleeding is excessive this month, as there is nothing that you can otherwise do to stop the bleeding. Read more...