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I went to the ER last Monday and was diagnosed with a partially ruptured ovarian cyst. I then started my monthy cycle. Now, a week and a half later... I am having pain, discharge and some bright red bleeding. I have an OB appointment next week but am a bit concerned

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?

The pain went away and now it is back. I thought my bleeding was done but then today noticed bright red blood. The pain started again yesterday and I saw the blood this morning. I did do a dose of Monostat last night as I thought maybe I had a yeast infection. This seems to be related to my ovaries again. Same side same pain

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I am a vertical sleeve patient. I had it on April 4. Also, I have had my cervix frozen in my 20s for abnormal cells. I have two children though and I am in my late 30's. My periods are always a nightmare.

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OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 6 months ago

Following causes should be considered for the recurrent bleeding and pain;

1) Vaginitis; infection of the vagina. Usually some form of vaginal discharge accompanies or symptoms like vaginal pain during sex or itching associated.

2) Uterine fibroid

3) Uterine polyps

4) Endocervical polyp

5) Pelvic inflammatory disease

6) Cervicitis (cervix infection)

7) Endometritis; infection of the internal lining of uterus

8) Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid)

9) Fluctuating hormone levels/

Following can detect/diagnose the cause;

1) A physical examination and speculum examination by the doctor

2) Ultrasound

3) Blood work for the hormones

4) Vaginal swab

5) Pap smear.

This is unlikely to be serious. But if the pain is moderate to severe or bleeding is significant; you may consider seeking an earlier appointment with your doctor.

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