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    What causes irregular and heavy bleeding after C-section?

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Posted on Sat, 4 Jun 2016 in Women's Health
Question: I had a csection 14 months ago, still breastfeeding and I had one very light brief period two months ago then now, I have a bright red vaginal bleeding with lower back pain for 12 days. I am passing small clots.
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Answered by Dr. Deepti Verma 29 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear,
I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
Irregular and heavy bleeding after caesarean section can be due to dysfunctional uterine bleeding or fibroids.
I suggest you to consult an OBGYN specialist to get properly examined, investigated including ultrasound and get appropriate treatment.
Hope you found the answer helpful.
Regards
Dr Deepti Verma
OBGYN
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