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I am working woman, nearing age of menopause. But now abnormal bleeding is happening and I am worried about some uterine problem. Please tell if bleeding problems are coming for women near menopause?
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Dr. Sankar Das Mahapatra

Obstetrician, Infertility Specialist, Gynecologist

Heavy menstrual bleeding, including blood clots, are referred to as abnormal uterine bleeding when it happens outside the regular menstruation cycle. This is a common gynaecological problem and tends to be difficult to diagnose. Abnormal uterine bleeding mainly depends on whether a woman is premenopausal, perimenopausal, or postmenopausal. Causes range from pregnancy to the use of hormonal contraceptives, hormonal imbalances, endometrial polyps, fibroids, and sometimes, even cancerous or precancerous growths.

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