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Why is there irregular bleeding in perimenopause?
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Dr. Michael Traub
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Hormonal changes
Around menopause, some of the hormones in a woman's body which normally vary in a very predictable way start to change.
The fluctuations are not as normal, and sometimes may not even occur. Ovaries produce less estrogen and the brain senses certain changes and tries to compensate. This in turn can affect bleeding patterns. Bleeding can be closer together, farther apart, heavier or even lighter.

In brief: Hormonal changes
Around menopause, some of the hormones in a woman's body which normally vary in a very predictable way start to change.
The fluctuations are not as normal, and sometimes may not even occur. Ovaries produce less estrogen and the brain senses certain changes and tries to compensate. This in turn can affect bleeding patterns. Bleeding can be closer together, farther apart, heavier or even lighter.
Dr. Michael Traub
Dr. Michael Traub
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Dr. Gregory LaMorte
Dentistry - Periodontics
In brief: Hormones
Hormonal changes can cause those symptoms, but you should see a doctor for an evaluation, .

In brief: Hormones
Hormonal changes can cause those symptoms, but you should see a doctor for an evaluation, .
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
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