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I have a small amount of bleeding thru the vagina,hace had a

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I have a small amount of bleeding thru the vagina,hace had a full hysti on blood thinners,had blood checked it was 2.5
JA: In general, how has your health been lately?
Customer: Stressful
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have connected heart failure
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 13 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 13 days ago.

What is your age?

When was hysterectomy done?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
68 surgery about 7 years ago
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 13 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 13 days ago.

The post hysterectomy bleeding needs attention for the cause. The causes are;

1) Atrophic vaginitis; the commonest cause.

2) Hormonal effect (7%)

3) Pelvic inflammatory disease

Though, it is mandatory to consult your gynecologist, you can see that the majority are the benign reasons.

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