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What causes vaginal bleeding in an elderly person post a hysterectomy?

I had bladder and uterine prolapse about 6 years ago with four surgeons in the operating it was all repaired by urologists and gyn I did the hysterectomy. I am 71 years old ne ear had any problems and this was done robotically and soon returned to work. Just this very mi ute I started having some bleeding . Could there be a problem ?
Mon, 12 Sep 2016
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its normal after hystectomy most of the time till 6 weeks or even longer in some cases. if this is the only problem then relax u ll be just fine
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