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Posted on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Question: Hello, I am 38 year old female. XXXXXXX 02-June 06 I had pain on my left side. It went away XXXXXXX 7th. Then on XXXXXXX 20th I get my period. Now, July 02-03 when I urinate after I wipe I have blood spots on my toilet paper. The color is bright red. I dont have any pain when I urinate. What do you think it is?
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Answered by Dr. Som Biswas 39 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Looks like frequent irregular menses.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.

Looks like frequent irregular menses.

Irregular bleed can have many reasons.

It can be hormonal or otherwise.

Did you have unprotected sex?

Do you have irregular periods before?

Also i will suggest an ultrasonography to see what is causing it.




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Dr. Som Biswas M.D. XXXXXXX

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Follow up: Dr. Som Biswas 15 minutes later
hello, what is frequent irregular menses? I have been married for 10 years. Yes we have unprotected sex but not in the last couple of weeks. I do have an IUD, paraguard in.
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Answered by Dr. Som Biswas 20 minutes later
Brief Answer:
IUD themselves cause irregular menses

Detailed Answer:
Dear XXXXXXX

If you had IUD the no need to worry about pregnancy .

But IUD themselves cause irregular menses. This might be cause of your bleed.

Frequent Irregular menses means one that comes twice or thrice a month out of expected dates.

If it is too discomforting i will advice you to get IUD removed and then use some other contraceptive like condoms.

Also can you feel the IUD thread ? If not then get a sonography asap and let me know.

Regards,

Dr. Som
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