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I am 61 years old and sometimes I have vaginal bleeding very

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I am 61 years old and sometimes I have vaginal bleeding very light maybe once every 3 months or so not enought to wear a pad. Had made appt to have a pap smear but can't get in until middle of May. Should I be worried
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Hello,

bleeding like this can be caused by the condition of the vaginal mucosa, so a local lack of hormones can play a role. Nevertheless an examination is generally required when such a bleeding occurs after menopause to exclude a serious reason. So please visit your OB/GYN as planned and you will be on the safe side.

Kind regards,

Dr. N. Scheufele

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if there are still open questions, I will be glad to answer them.Otherwise please don´t forget to honour my work with a kindly rating(3-5 stars).

Thanks a lot, all the best for you,

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