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Forum Name: Gynecology
Question: bleeding for a long period of time
|spgebobcutie - Fri Sep 07, 2007 1:39 pm||
im 24 yrs old female and in the past i had 2 pelvic infections. i started trying for my 1st baby back in march and stopped trying in july.would like to start trying again but i cant start trying because since august 9, 2007 until now i have been bleeding with no break in between. been to a dr and they cant tell me whats wrong. before i started to bleed in august i was spotting for months on end mainly when i would wipe after going to the bathroom. and before i started spotting i would only get my period once every 3 months. could u try to help me?
|Debbie Miller, RN - Fri Sep 07, 2007 4:33 pm||
It sounds like you are experiencing a hormonal imbalance. This can also indicate possible fertility problems because you may not be ovulating. You should be evaluated by your gynecologist if you want to try to become pregnant. It may be necessary to correct the imbalance first. Also, if blood loss becomes excessive you could become anemic and this would not be a good way to start a pregnancy either.
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