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I had a c-section 3 weeks ago and I am still bleeding. Is this ok?
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Dr. John Kirk
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Possibly
If the bleeding is light like the latter days of a period it is probably normal.
Frequently, women will bleed upto 4-6 weeks after a c-section. Heavy bleeding or bright red bleeding should be evaluated by your doctor right away for retained placenta or a tear, for example.

In brief: Possibly
If the bleeding is light like the latter days of a period it is probably normal.
Frequently, women will bleed upto 4-6 weeks after a c-section. Heavy bleeding or bright red bleeding should be evaluated by your doctor right away for retained placenta or a tear, for example.
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