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Postcoital Bleeding

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Presentation

  • She presented with secondary postpartum hemorrhage on day 14 and again with life-threatening postcoital vaginal bleeding 4 months after cesarean delivery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • We present a case with postcoital bleeding due to a cervical mass mimicking cervical polyp or fibroma which was histologically proven as cervical endometriosis later.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • MATERIALS AND METHODS: Study population were recruited from women ages 18-65 years, sexually active who applied to the present outpatient department. They were asked whether they had had postcoital bleeding in the last three months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • In our case, a young fertile female with congenital uterine AVM presented with postcoital bleeding. It is a very rare presentation of uterine AVM and has not been reported yet.[clinicalimagingscience.org]
  • A 34-year-old woman with postcoital bleeding due to an extra-medullary solitary plasmocytoma at the uterine cervix is presented. The condition is very rare--only 4 cases have been described in the literature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Early Satiety
  • […] if a woman (especially if 50 or over) reports having any of the following symptoms on a persistent or frequent basis - particularly more than 12 times per month: persistent abdominal distension (women often refer to this as 'bloating') feeling full (early[gpnotebook.co.uk]
Pelvic Mass
  • Abdominal examination noting the presence/absence of pelvic masses. PV examination (speculum and bimanual) looking for obvious genital tract pathology.[patient.info]
Postcoital Bleeding
  • OBJECTIVES: To document the frequency of pathology in women who complain of postcoital bleeding. To determine whether negative cervical cytology excludes serious pathology in women with postcoital bleeding.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Pain during intercourse was the strongest predictor of postcoital bleeding but may be part of the same phenomenon.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Risk estimates of postcoital bleeding for cervical cancer are not available.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • POPULATION: Eighty-seven women with postcoital bleeding and negative cytology were seen in the colposcopy unit during 1 January 2003 to 31 December 2005.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Therefore, postcoital bleeding should remain an indication for referral to the colposcopy clinic for a detailed evaluation of the lower genital tract.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Chancroid
  • […] atrophy Pelvic organ prolapse Benign vascular neoplasms Endometriosis Cervical ectropion Cervical cancer Vaginal cancer Endometrial cancer Cervicitis Pelvic inflammatory disease Endometritis Vaginitis Genital/vulvar lesions Herpes simplex virus Syphilis Chancroid[oatext.com]

Workup

Thrombocytosis
  • […] or report haematuria, or visible haematuria and: low haemoglobin levels or thrombocytosis o r high blood glucose levels Cervical cancer consider a suspected cancer pathway referral (for an appointment within 2 weeks) for women if, on examination, the[gpnotebook.co.uk]

Treatment

  • All recruited women were followed up two weeks, three months and six months to review their symptoms and response to the treatment. RESULTS: The treatment group had a significantly better long-term cure rate and improvement rate.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Classic Netter images are paired with concise, evidence-based descriptions of common diseases, conditions, diagnostics, treatments, and protocols.[books.google.com]
  • Treatment will depend on the cause.[cheshiregynaecologist.co.uk]
  • Treatment Depending on the cause and the results of investigations, this may be treated by medical or surgical approach.[misslo.co.uk]
  • Along with that there's a small amount of discharge This question featured in : Postcoital bleeding and pain Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.[practo.com]

Etiology

  • Patients need to understand the differential diagnoses and work up and understand that, occasionally, no clear etiology can be identified.[medscape.com]
  • Christopher M, Tarney, Jasmine Han (2014) Postcoital bleeding: a review on etiology, diagnosis, and management. Obstet Gynecol Int 192087. doi: 10.1155/2014/192087 28.[doi.org]
  • Polyp — Uterine polyps are usually benign endometrial growths of unknown etiology that are a common cause of abnormal uterine bleeding in women in the menopausal transition and early postmenopausal women.[drronen.com]

Epidemiology

  • The aim of our study is to analyze the epidemiological, diagnostic and therapeutic profile as well as preventive measures in case of post coital tear.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Shapley M, Jordan K, Croft PR (2004) An epidemiological survey of symptoms of menstrual loss in the community. Br J Gen Prac 54:359–363 Google Scholar 2.[link.springer.com]
  • The epidemiology of self‐reported intermenstrual and postcoital bleeding in the perimenopausal years First published: 26 March 2013 Cited by: 1 Abstract Objective To obtain estimates of the rates of occurrence and spontaneous resolution of intermenstrual[doi.org]
  • Shapley M, Jordan K, Croft PR (2004) An epidemiological survey of symptoms of menstrual loss in the community. Br J Gen Pract 54:359–363 PubMed PubMedCentral Google Scholar 6.[doi.org]
  • References Shapley M, Jordan K, Croft PR (2004) An epidemiological survey of symptoms of menstrual loss in the community.[oatext.com]
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Prevention

  • The aim of our study is to analyze the epidemiological, diagnostic and therapeutic profile as well as preventive measures in case of post coital tear.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • We evaluated the existing data on safety and effectiveness of pericoital use of levonorgestrel and other hormonal drugs to prevent pregnancy.[doi.org]
  • How to Prevent Bleeding After Sex? The treatment or prevention of the abnormal vaginal bleeding depends on the root cause of the problem.[womens-health-naturally.com]
  • Cervical screening tests It's important that all women aged 25 to 64 get regular cervical screening tests to help prevent cervical cancer. Read more information about cervical screening tests. Read the answers to more questions about sexual health.[nhs.uk]
  • Determining how to prevent postcoital bleeding depends on what has caused bleeding for you in the past. For most women, using water- or silicone-based lubricants will help prevent bleeding caused by vaginal dryness and friction during sex.[healthline.com]

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