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Dr Ted Manos, Board Certified OB/GYN
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I had a hysterectomy 2 years ago Removing my uterus and left

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Hello
I had a hysterectomy 2 years ago
Removing my uterus and left ovary
I woke up today and i am bleeding, i am not sure why as i shouldnt be bleeding
I havent had sex recently
U gave attached photos for your infoWhat could this be
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 11 months ago.
Hello, I'm Dr Manos MD, ObGyn.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No reply ?
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 11 months ago.
Did they remove the cervix along with the uterus? If they did then you might have some granulation scar tissue that's bleeding some. You need to be seen and examined.
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 11 months ago.
Can you tell if it's from vagina or urethral opening. Even a hemorrhoid?
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I still have my cervix
I was cut for surgery, it was not vaginal
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 11 months ago.
You were told they left the cervix? We sometimes leave the cervix or remove it when the hysterectomy is done thru the belly. If you still have the cervix that may be what's bleeding and needs to be looked at.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
the cervix
It was left - not removedIts a shock to have blood- not expected
I have period like pains - i know that sounds weird
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 11 months ago.
If you bleed needing a pad then should go to emergency otherwise an office visit.