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I think im going through menapause...ive been bleeding now

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i think im going through menapause...ive been bleeding now for a fortnight...i usually only have period for 3 this normal and should i get it checked out ?
JA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?
Customer: usually normal period,no pain just a heavy feeling in pelvic area
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no not really
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 22 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 22 days ago.

This may not be menopause. This needs to be checked out as this can be caused by following of the reasons;

1) Uterus fibroid

2) Uterus polyps

3) Endocervical polyp

4) Endometrial issues.

5) Hormonal problem.

A fortnight long bleeding can cause anemia. You need blood work for the hormones and an ultrasound as early as possible for the evaluation.

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