I'm 47 years old and I a couple of years ago I had bleeding
HI, I'm 47 years old and I a couple of years ago I had bleeding in between a period and I just this week, I had red pencil dot spotting in between a period I started 23 days ago with pressure. The last time I had this a very detailed pelvic ultrasound showed nothing. I have also been taking the weight loss drug Qysmia. What is this a sign of??
My bf received a negative. Trichomoniasis test. He only new
My bf received a negative. Trichomoniasis test. He only new to check for it because I got a positive test from my ob std check up. If we've been having sex for 6 months straight after being tested and not treated, how can he still be negative. When I have never got treated.JA: Is this your first time reaching out for information about this? In general, how would you describe your overall health?Customer: Good, and yes it isJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I had a baby 3 yrs ago. Only slept with the same person after having my baby!
OBGYN Please Daughter is 34 yrs old has 3 babies 5 3 2 yrs
OBGYN PleaseDaughter is 34 yrs old has 3 babies 5 3 2 yrs old.. She had another Pap smear after last baby bornLast yr she had pain and discovered she had a cyst that burst doctor said. before she moved. Now that she has moved to another state, she was on Birth control for 3 months but got off 2 months ago because she was moody.. now she is 6 weeks pregnant and going to a new dr since she has moved.. I was angry with her becoming pregnant without another checkup before she became pregnant to check for cysts and another Pap smear in preparation to becoming pregnant. Also, she has been induced for all 3 children and I want to know if having an epidural for the 4th time is safe?
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I got my period twice in one cycle. I had a rather light one
I got my period twice in one cycle. I had a rather light one about 2 weeks ago. Then I got it again this past Sunday. It started out dark red. I'm 47 years old and had a normal Pap smear November 2015. I was bleeding heavily so my ObGyn ordered an internal and external unltasound. It came back normal except for 3 fibroids. My period has still been every 28 days until recently. I know I was anemic and underweight, and I ate extra over the holidays and gained some weight. Also I rarely drink but in the past if my period was late I would indulge in alcohol and it would start my period, and I had a rare glass of champagne on New Year's. on the ultrasound, they said they couldn't see one of my ovaries. So my question/s are: Does this mean they have no idea if that ovary is normal? Do I need another Pap smear? I don't have insurance until my work season begins again so I'd hope to figure this out without more tests. Thanks
I was diagnosed with lichen sclerosis 4 years ago and it is
I was diagnosed with lichen sclerosis 4 years ago and it is controlled with daily application of Eucerin. I am post-menopausal and do not use estrogen due to high risk factors for cancer. I had unexplained infertility and my two boys are adopted. Otherwise, I am in great shape. My only medications are a multi-vitamin, calcium, aspirin for arthritis in my neck and astelin nasal spray for seasonal allergies. The lichens never goes away, but does not bother me as I am not sexually active. My vaginal opening has shrunk so much that my doctor said that she may not be able to get a pap smear next year. What are the chances that this will become cancerous? Do I need to schedule regular biopsies? I have a general practitioner who sent me to a specialist for the initial diagnosis, but I have not been back to her. What are the chances that it will spread to other areas?JA: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Are you experiencing any numbness or tingling?Customer: 4 years. No numbness or tingling. Sometimes burning, but goes away with the moisturizing.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I had endometriosis which was removed while I was doing fertility treatments 30 years ago, but otherwise, I am very healthy and up to date on all screenings such as pap smears and colonoscopies. I am 58 years old.
I have been on the pill for years. On November 1st I started
Hi! I have been on the pill for years. On November 1st I started a new diet. Now for the past two months I've been getting my period every two weeks. I lost almost 20 lbs in 6 weeks and cut out all grains dairy and sugarJA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?Customer: No pain. My periods are irregular since I changed my diet in nJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I had HPV over 10 years ago, but Pap smears have been normal since then. Blood is brown not red when bleeding in between periods
I have had diarrhea off and on for the last several days,
I have had diarrhea off and on for the last several days, and I am taking the birth control pill Vestura. There have been two days that I have had diarrhea 30 minutes after taking my pill. Does this mean that the pill was not absorbed, and therefore will no work? thanksJA: When was your last pap smear? Have you ever had an irregular pap?Customer: Is that relevant ?JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I have not had a pap smear, and no there is nothing else that I can think of
I was just looking up information on using Zovia as an
I was just looking up information on using Zovia as an emergency birth controlJA: When was your last pap smear? Have you ever had an irregular pap?Customer: Last pap was this yearJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I take coumadin for blood clotting disorder factor v leidenJA: In general, how has your health been lately?Customer: fine
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