What would cause vaginal bleeding years after hysterectomy?

Varies. The most common reason would be a yeast infection. However, bacterial infection, trauma, and cancer are also among other possibilities.
Not normal. #1 please see your gyn could be from atrophic vaginitis, and fistula developed, or rarely vagina cancer, u need evaluation to make nothing serious is going on.

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What could cause vaginal bleeding 2 years after a partial hysterectomy?

Needs evaluation. Some people develop extra tissue at the back of the vagina called granulation tissue. This can be removed in the office. If you still have your cervix then some people continue to have light periods. Bleeding 2 years after a hysterectomy needs to be evaluated by your surgeon in the office. Read more...
Several. Tears in the vagina are common especially if a person is menopausal without hormone replacement. Sometimes a man has blood in his semen that presents as vaginal bleeding. Other causes include vaginal infections as well as granulation tissuec(scar tissue) in the back of the vagina. Your doctor would need to decide the true cause. Read more...
Vaginal atrophy. If menopausal, vaginal bleeding after a hysterectomy may be due to thinning and loss of elasticity of the vaginal walls. Read more...
Varies. Yeast, bacterial infection, atrophy, trauma, and cancer are all possibilities. See your doctor for an exam. Read more...

Hello. I had an partial hysterectomy 2 years ago. Now I am having vaginal bleeding. Why an what causes this to happen?

Still bleeding. Hi! It's unusual and generally abnormal to bleed after having a hysterectomy. However you stated that you had a partial hysterectomy which may mean that your cervix was left behind and that can cause bleeding. Another reason for the bleeding be that something could be irritating the vaginal incision from your hysterectomy. Either way, I strongly recommend you see a gynecologist. Good Luck! Read more...

What can cause vaginal bleeding a year after a hysterectomy?

See your GYN. In the process of healing, any incision can develop granulation tissue, which is normal collection of blood vessels and connective tissue. Granulation tissue can also form at the top of the vagina in the months after hysterectomy. You should see your gyn to determine the source of the bleeding, and if it is granulation tissue it can be easily treated in the office. Read more...
It depends. Not all hysterctomies successfully remove all bleeding. When the cervix is left in place, called a supracervical or subtotal hysterectomy from 2-18% of patients will continue to bleed. There are techniquies that can lower his risk but this is a major cause of the bleeding to which you refer. If in fact the cervix was also removed other causes like infection, trauma, or cancer must be ruled out. Read more...
Varies. Yeast, atrophy, infection, granulation tissue, and cancer are some of the possibilities. See your doctor for an exam. Read more...

Why would I have vaginal bleeding years after total hysterectomy?

Be seen. There may be an ulcer or other problem causing it. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis. Read more...
Depends. Why was the hysterectomy done? If for benign reasons, most likely reason is also benigh - vaginal atrophy. If you had cancer or pre-cancer as the reason for hysterectomy, then you need to be checked right away. Either way, get to your gyn and let him/her get answers for you! good luck! Read more...
Varies. Yeast, bacterial infection, atrophy, trauma, and cancer are all possibilities. See your doctor for an exam. Read more...

Is it possible to have unknown gonorrhoea for 10 years with an only symptom: vaginal bleeding? During hysterectomy dr found me fitz hugh curtis syndr

Gonorrhea. Unusual but conceivable. Women can be long term asymptomatic carriers of neisseria gonorrheae, and have acute infection reactivated by a variety of mechanisms. You may have gotten infected more recently (do not know your sexual history), or perhaps the diagnosis was incorrect (would need more info and records). Why not discuss with the diagnosing doctor? Read more...

Had heart attack on Wed now having vaginal bleeding had hysterectomy 15 years ago?

URGENT evaluation! If you had a heart attack within the past 7 days and now have internal bleeding (vaginal or otherwise), you need urgent evaluation and I strongly recommend that you go to the nearest hospital ER for evaluation. Then follow-up with your gynecologist and cardiologist. I hope everything works out ok and take care! Read more...

What are causes of vaginal bleeding after complete hysterectomy?

Vaginitis. when they do a hysterectomy, they close the end of the vagina and there is no connection with the internal organs. So, bleeding occurs locally in the vagina. Infectious causes? bacterial vaginosis, yeast or trichomonas. After hysterectomy and with aging the vagina can also be bleeding from diminished estrogen hormone that normally maintains the lining. sometimes bleeding from urine confused. Read more...
Granuloma. As the vaginal cuff heals, it can develop scar tissue that gets blood vessels in it, called granuloma. Your doctor can perform a pelvic exam and determine if that is what this is. There are possibilities of other tumors, but these are less likely. Read more...

Which are the causes of vulvar bleeding\u0026#40; not vaginal bleeding\u0026#41;? No other symptoms. In 2008 I did hysterectomy. Thanks

Many possibilities. The first thing to do is to look at your vulva and see if there is anything there. Sometimes that is hard to do, so i recommend seeing an ob/gyn. There are many reasons for bleeding including skin condition, infection, itching, and tumors. Read more...