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Lower Quadrant pain CT shows prominent cervix now irregular periods
maisy08 posted:
Dr. ordered a CT scan after complaints of lower left quadrant pain and nothing remarkable other than a prominent cervix was shown. I have had a PAP recently and all was normal. 6 months ago I was diagnosed w/ a lg functional ovarian cyst on the left it has resolved but since I have had heavier than normal periods but regular 28 day cycle. Now I have had 2 periods in 18 days and again they are slightly heavier. What is going on? When is cause for concern?
atti_editor responded:
Hi maisy08,

Here is some information on abnormal bleeding that you may find helpful. There are a number of possibilities as to what could be causing your bleeding, many are listed in the above link. Answering some questions in our symptom checker can help you decide if you may need to see a doctor.

Best wishes,

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