Medical

Have Medical Questions? Ask a Doctor Online!

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Medical

I had my 7th baby nearly a year ago, i bleed for nearly 6

Customer Question
weeks after had terrible pain...
I had my 7th baby nearly a year ago, i bleed for nearly 6 weeks after had terrible pain, low blood pressure. Since then i keep passing what o call slugs! Black clots, I've not had a period as such just pass black clots some large some stringy some just black bits. I am getting pain in my back and lower tummy, my stomach feels bloated most of the time and recently I'm constantly feeling sick especially after eating. I'm quite worried about this as I've never heard of anything like this,
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Medical
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Medical Question
Answered in 3 minutes by:
10/3/2015
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 2 years ago
Dr. David
Dr. David, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 47,938
Experience: Experienced Physician trained in New York City. I'm ready to help.
Verified

This is Dr. David

it sounds like you are still passing blood from your uterus.

you need to get an ultrasound of your uterus to make sure there is no placenta left inside which needs to come out.

retained placenta can increase your risks for infection and more bleeding.

an ultrasound of the uterus and abdomen can also check for fluid in your pelvis and lower abdomen as well.

you are most likely still having uterine cramps and contractions causing back and lower abdominal pains.

you need to follow up with your ob/gyn doctor for a post delivery check

let me know if you have questions.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 2 years ago
DrRussMD
DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 65,665
Experience: Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.
Verified

Hello

You would not have been able to have a retained placenta for a year.

That would have put you in the ICU

Fibroids, endometriosis,hormone disruption from any cause, and other problems are more likely.

You don't just need an ulltrasound.

You need a full exam, and all pertinent blood work, and you should not wait any longer.

You need testing for iron deficiency as well

I am a double board certified US doctor.

Will always give you accurate and complete answers.

Please click a positive rating.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 2 years ago

This is Dr. David

getting sick after eating can be from excessive stomach acid production or from a duodenal ulcer.

you need to consult with a GI doctor to see if you need stomach acid reducing agents and acid blockers like nexium or protonix to see if you have a stomach ulcer or duodenal ulcer. you might need an upper endoscopy to look down into your stomach.

abdominal bloating can be from colitis or bowel allergies to gluten or milk lactose or your diet.

you might have to avoid gluten and dairy products to see if your symptoms get better

for some people, taking a probiotic can help their bowels and decrease bloating.

let me know if you have other questions.

if done for now, please leave positive rating above the chat box so I can get credit for helping you today

we only get credit for helping clients after positive feedback

you can always reach me with "a question for Dr. David" in the medicine or oncology categories if you have any other questions

here is my website if you need to reach me again:

http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-dr-david/

Thanks for using JustAnswers.com

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 2 years ago

HI

This, with bleeding and clots from the vagina, has nothing at all to do with stomach acid or bowel problems.

Passing blood from the uterus has nothing at all to do with bowel problems. This is the second expert, and I will continue on the path of giving you correct information.

See my first post, Dr. Thomas.

I will always understand, and give you accurate medical information./

Please click a positive on my post if you appreciate correct medical information...and let me know if you have more questions.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 2 years ago

This is Dr. David

you need to get an ultrasound of your uterus to make sure there is no placenta left inside which needs to come out.

retained placenta can increase your risks for infection and more bleeding.

an ultrasound of the uterus and abdomen can also check for fluid in your pelvis and lower abdomen as well.

you are most likely still having uterine cramps and contractions causing back and lower abdominal pains.

getting sick after eating can be from excessive stomach acid production or from a duodenal ulcer.

you need to consult with a GI doctor to see if you need stomach acid reducing agents and acid blockers like nexium or protonix to see if you have a stomach ulcer or duodenal ulcer. you might need an upper endoscopy to look down into your stomach.

abdominal bloating can be from colitis or bowel allergies to gluten or milk lactose or your diet.

you might have to avoid gluten and dairy products to see if your symptoms get better

for some people, taking a probiotic can help their bowels and decrease bloating.

let me know if you have other questions.

if done for now, please leave positive rating above the chat box so I can get credit for helping you today

we only get credit for helping clients after positive feedback

you can always reach me with "a question for Dr. David" in the medicine or oncology categories if you have any other questions

here is my website if you need to reach me again:

http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-dr-david/

Thanks for using JustAnswers.com

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 2 years ago

Hello.

Vaginal bleeding in this case requires immediate OB/Gyn evaluation.

I suggest this at this point.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Ask DrRussMD Your Own Question
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 65,665
65,665 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

DrRussMD is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

65,665 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr Basu

Dr Basu

Experienced Specialist

20,746 satisfied customers

MD

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

17,463 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Doctor

14,592 satisfied customers

20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.

< Previous | Next >

Related Medical Questions
Took blood pressure reading 2 hours ago was 188/85. Then
took blood pressure reading 2 hours ago was 188/85 … read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
14,592 satisfied customers
When should I go to the doctor for high blood pressure? No
When should I go to the doctor for high blood pressure? … read more
Neuro Doctor
Neuro Doctor
Full Time Neurologist
Neurologist MD (USA Board Certified
2,534 satisfied customers
I am experiencing high blood pressure readings and don't
I am experiencing high blood pressure readings and don't know what to do. I have an appointment with my doctor in Orlando, FL tomorrow morning at 10:00. until then, I am worried. I discovered the high… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine
Post-Doctoral Degree
32,872 satisfied customers
I just accidenal. I just by mistake took my blood pressure
i just by mistake took my blood pressure med that i take once a day at 10 am what should i do … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
17,463 satisfied customers
I am 27 n blood pressure is high, electrolyte, thyroid,
I am 27 n blood pressure is high, electrolyte, thyroid, urinary analysis test are clear. Its goes to stage 2... My son died six moths ago because of preclampsia … read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
14,592 satisfied customers
What's it mean with a standing blood pressure of 136/115.
Hi what's it mean with a standing blood pressure of 136/115. Heart rate 130.....im short of breath,dizzy,upper back neck pain ,disoriented. Had pet scsn come bacm with suspicious mets ..lymph nodes in… read more
Dr Stan
Dr Stan
DO
2,541 satisfied customers
What could cause blood pressure to increase late in the
What could cause blood pressure to increase late in the evening while I'm sitting, relaxed, watching TV? … read more
Dr.Saleem
Dr.Saleem
Consultant Cardiologist
Doctoral Degree
762 satisfied customers
Started finasteride yesterdayand my blood pressure is up
Started finasteride yesterdayand my blood pressure is up nervous and a blood vessel in my eye burst today. Could this be the medicine. I take hytrin too for bph and my blood pressure is usually fine. … read more
Dr.Saleem
Dr.Saleem
Consultant Cardiologist
Doctoral Degree
762 satisfied customers
I was in for a physical wednesday and my blood pressure was
Hi my name is***** i was in for a physical wednesday and my blood pressure was 185/90. And he told me to follow up with my primary this next week now my blood pressure is 210/110. Not sure what I shou… read more
Dr. Ravoof
Dr. Ravoof
Doctoral Degree
1,918 satisfied customers
I am taking Lisinopril for high blood pressure and was
I am taking Lisinopril for high blood pressure and was wondering if it is ok to take a Sildenafil Teva for sex? … read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine
Post-Doctoral Degree
32,872 satisfied customers
Do Cortisone injections cause a spike in blood pressure?
Can cortisone injections cause your blood pressure to spike? I had my right knee injected on 2 November and the left on 8th Nov, and noticed that my blood pressure started to spike. I am taking amloda… read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
14,592 satisfied customers
My brother-in-law has high blood pressure and is on
My brother-in-law has high blood pressure and is on medication. However, he has periods of dizziness and he can't think clearly. He was admitted to the hospital and all tests came back normal except f… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
65,665 satisfied customers
I take and Tylenol for high blood pressure as well as
I take and Tylenol for high blood pressure as well as Lisinopril at night I am currently out of the Lisinopril but I have the antenol I take it in the morning and the lisinopril before I go to bed my … read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
14,592 satisfied customers
My mom was taking Clonodine for blood pressure and was
My mom was taking Clonodine for blood pressure and was starting to get confused, anxious, realistic nightmare, blood pressure rose to 224. She was admitted to the hospital was only treated for the blo… read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
17,463 satisfied customers
Blood pressure today priour to, blood pressure today prior
Blood pressure today priour to JA: Is this consistent, or is there some fluctuation in blood pressure? Customer: blood pressure today prior to ectocardiagram was JA: Anything else in your medical hist… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
65,665 satisfied customers
What is the cause of low blood pressure? Checked by
checked by cardiologist last month not dizzy but a little lightheaded … read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Senior Registrar Critical Care Medicine
Doctoral Degree
7,219 satisfied customers
For the past couple of weeks my blood pressure seems a
For the past couple of weeks my blood pressure seems a little high. It has ranged from 160/106 to 157/83. It usually goes up in the evening.I get headaches then. I am 65 … read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Senior Registrar Critical Care Medicine
Doctoral Degree
7,219 satisfied customers
Allergies to Zanidip blood pressure. Hot itching neck and
Allergies to Zanidip blood pressure . Hot itching neck and face, increasing every dose. … read more
Dr Uzair
Dr Uzair
FCPS (R) General Surgery
M.B.,B.S. FCPS
3,694 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x