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Bleeding during intercourse because its been a while?

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I've been single for a number of years and hadn't had sex in over 3 years. I recently started dating a guy and we had sex for first time a couple of days ago, afterwards we found that I had bled during intercourse. Could this be just because its been a while for me? or is it more likely to be something more serious? There has been no pain and wasn't any at the time either.
Any advice much appreciated.
MsKazza
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replied January 13th, 2012
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Hi MsKazza and welcome to ehealth: If you are possibly in your 50's and haven't kept yourself lubricated and open with masturbation, then this could be a cause of the bleeding...However, if this bleeding does continue then I would have it checked out...Be sure and use personal lubricant for easy penetration...Take care...

Caroline
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