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  • Postmenopause discharge

    "I have been having irregular periods for the past 5 years, I’m 47 and Dr has suspected Perimenopause. My last period was 7/24/17. Three weeks ago after using the bathroom I noticed clear discharge (similar to ovulation) tinged with a small amount of dark discharge (like end of period) That happened twice and stopped. A week ago I just noticed the clear shiny discharge, again small amount. Dr ordered a TSH and FSH. Thyroid was normal and FSH was 53.2, which falls into postmenopause. She has....
  • Further explanation regarding my both question/concerns beyond my annual GYN exam with a new dr/practice and little family history

    I found that I was/I'm still in the middle of road with how on both the doctor and practice is/are run altogether. Just wish that both her and the practice isn't more into mainstream/conventional and pushy for sure as well. Instead of being into more integrative/functional and not pushy as well. Especially, having my mother losing her life to ovarian cancer, a yr half ago, and beyond. Having to looking for my BRAC results after meeting and examination. Especially, being it is my body/self....
  • 19 days ago

    Severe sharp abdominal pain

    I’ve been seeing my OBGYN about this pain for 5 months, they want to do laparoscopy surgery to look for endometriosis, but in a month, and right now I am in so much pain
  • 20 days ago

    Sharp Stabbing Pains

    I am 17 years old and haven't gotten my period for about a year and a half when I decided to get the nexplanon implant. I love it, haven't had any issues. For the past 2 weeks, I've been waking up with very sharp pains near my ovaries and to the right of my naval. They come and go throughout the day and make it hard to stand for a period of time. I've had many people say different things, such as cysts or appendix or gallbladder. I just want answers! Help???
  • 20 days ago

    Bleeding

    Heavy bleeding I've just changed my tampon I walked downstairs to notice I have leaked through very heavily just after 10 minutes of putting it in the tampon was saturated and there were a few blood clots I've never had this before I don't know if this is a sign of menopause or not I am just very worried is this normal?
  • 20 days ago

    Prolonged pressure and spotting

    I'm 38, one week before my expected period I got hit with extreme fatigue and nausea. I ended up being 5 days late not pregnant. When I did get it I was in extreme pain. I have never been one to suffer from harsh cramps. But I was literally in bed for 2 days. 9 days later and for the last 4 days I have gone from brown, pink, light red and back to brown, and so on. I expressed my pain and pressure to my Dr at a women's clinic. She didn't exam me. She said "something" happened....
  • 24 days ago

    PCOS: Complex Cyst

    Hello, I am a 21 year old with a heavy family history of ovarian cancer. Several aunt-grandmothers have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. My aunt( my mother's sister) was diagnosed at 35 with ovarian cancer and passed away. My mothers ovarian tumors were removed before they became cancerous. So I had lower abdominal pain and did a trans-vaginal and pelvic ultra sound. Findings: adjacent cysts versus larger cysts with nonvascular septations in right ovary. Small amount of free fluid in pelvic....
  • 1 month ago

    Endometriosis and infertility

    Hi all. I am a 29 year old female in excellent physical health. I eat right and exercise and don't have any other major medical issues than "endometriosis" My husband and I have been trying to get pregnant for about 4 years. My periods are heavy with severe pain so I went to see a fertility specialist who assumed endometriosis was the culprit of both the severe cramps and infertility. In November 2016 I had a laparoscopy and hysteroscopy to address endometriosis as well as explore any....
  • 2 months ago

    Uterine polyps?

    Ok so I always noticed spotting or brown discharge for as long as I could remember between my periods but my mother always told me that is normal. So never thought to question the doctor. The last 2-3 years I noticed like a light period in between my periods. At first I just went to my GP he ordered ultrasound, regular pelvic and transvaginal one. They came back with a possibly mass on my uterus, so my GP sent me back for another TV ultrasound on specific day of my cycle and that one came back normal....
  • 2 months ago

    Need help!

    So in order to help you figure out what's going on, I need to give all the details. My last period started on September 1. I am on birth control, by the way. I missed my last placebo pill on September 2. (My period doesn't start until about Thursday or Friday of the placebo week. It starts on Sunday, fyi). Anyhow my new pack started on September 3 so I just kept going with it...and kept on bleeding right up until September 12! It was supposed to stop a few days after I started my new pack....