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I have had my period for three weeks. It's not stopping or…

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I have had my period for three weeks . It's not stopping or slowing up. What should I do?

Doctor's Assistant: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?

I'm not in any pain. My periods are usually normal.

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

I'm anemic and I am overweight. I'm supposed to have surgery in July.

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Hello, my name is***** and I am a women's health physician.
I am reviewing your question.

Can you tell me your age?

Are you currently sexually active? Are you on any type of birth control?

What kind of surgery will you be having in July?

Is the bleeding heavy? Any pelvic pain or cramping?

Are you having any dizziness/ lightheadedness, palpitations/ pouding in your chest, shortness of breath with exertion?

I will wait for your responses. Please disregard any phone call requests as this is automatically generated by the website, thanks.

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