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I have been "spotting", which seems unusual because I had a

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I have been "spotting", which seems unusual because I had a hysterectomy 5 years ago
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I have not - it just stared today..I am on the minivelle hormone patch
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No, otherwise no health issues
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 7 months ago.

Hello and welcome. I'm Dr Chip

Even with a hysterectomy we do see spotting in women and in general it can still be from a hormonal imbalance.

It can also be from a vaginal tear so you should have your doctor check this out.

Let me know if you need any more information please