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Forum Name: Gynecology
Question: Unexplained Bleeding after Masturbation
|supachic - Mon Sep 26, 2005 11:45 pm||
I am experiencing unexplained vaginal bleeding. This bleeding occurs only after orgasm. There is no penetration, only direct clitoral stimulation. After reaching orgasm by direct clitoral stimulation I experience light-heavy bleeding of a medium red color which turns to a dark red/brown after a day or so. This bleeding usually occurs for two to three days orgasm and is usually mixed with a clear mucus. There is no vaginal penetration or stimulation, only direct clitoral stimulation to reach orgasm. Is this something I should be concerned about or is it considered normal?
Background information: I am 22, a virgin, and female.
|Theresa Jones, RN - Tue Sep 27, 2005 9:31 am||
Light spotting or bleeding after an orgasm may be related to forceful uterine contractions, hormone changes or imbalances. If your cycles are regular and you are not having symptoms otherwise, I would attribute the bleeding to the uterine contractions. You may, at your next evaluation, want to discuss this with your physician.
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