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Abnormal Bleeding
Mel2day posted:
I have had abnormal bleeding since July 7, 2012. I do not have cramping with it and the blood is dark brown to black and not a large amt like my normal cycle. The first time in July lasted 2 1/2 wks, Aug lasted 6 days, then started bleeding again two weeks later on Sept 9 that lasted until Sept 24, then again two weeks later on Oct 6 and so far on day 5. I am having some pelvic pain though and pressure/fullness....was definitely worse with a tampon in and when my husband and I had intercourse two weeks ago. I do have PCOS, a history of PE's(pulmonary embolisms) due to birth control, and history of miscarriage.

I saw my OB/GYN today, he told me several things: 1) that it is good that I am on Metformin again for my PCOS (recently put back on it from the endo); 2) that the abnormal bleeding could be caused by an abnormal growth or precancerous cells due to my history with irregular periods and so forth; 3) I may have to have a hysteroscopy w/ a d&C to try to find the issue and then send the samples to a pathologist for further evaluation; 4) and that to first evaluate what is going on I will need an ultrasound.

So talk about a lot to take in but I am glad he was very straight forward with me in talking about all possibilities. I have my ultrasound on Tues Oct 16th and then will have to await the results, something that I am not good at....waiting. So we will see but in the mean time has anyone else had this happen and what was your outcome?

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