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I had a tubal litigation 7 yrs ago. My menstrual cycle is very normal. Light the first day then heavy and then light again. It lasts 7 days,always has. But by day five its usually pretty normal flow mor to the light side. My period came 6 days early and

By Anonymous March 31, 2018 - 3:34pm
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my flow has been extremely heavy and clots the size of quarters and some seem even bigger. I have never bled this long nor ever had clotting this long or this bad. I'm scared of what it could be. Day 5 today and still bleeding nonstop with extreme clotting. Any thoughts on what this could be?

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Hello. Thank you for posting.

Menorrhagia is menstrual bleeding that lasts more than 7 days. It can also be bleeding that is very heavy. If you need to change your tampon or pad after less than 2 hours or you pass clots the size of a quarter or larger, this is considered heavy bleeding. If you have this type of bleeding, you should see a doctor. Causes are often hormonal, but can also be a uterine related problem, illness or other disorder.


March 31, 2018 - 5:18pm
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