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Irregular bleeding, pain in left side?
I'm basically asking has anyone been in the same situation and if so what was the outcome?

I had my period 4weeks ago, 1 week later i started getting pains in left lower abdomen and started bleeding again, this lasted for about 4 days. It stopped for a few days and then the pain came back and the bleeding has been quite random, it just seems to come on. This has now been going on for over 3weeks and the pain has gradually got worse.

I took my period again yesterday and have noticed clots when i've went to the toilet yesterday and today. The pain in side has definately got worse and is more persistent. Today i had a bit of pain in my left lower back also.

I am currently working away from home and have been to see a gp at a walk in clinic and i've also been to a&e. They have told me it needs investigated and i need scans BUT they won't do anything until i register with a doctor which will take up to 14 days. I am going home for the holida

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replied December 22nd, 2011
Womens Conditions Answer A29676
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The second bleeding that you had along with the pain could be suggestive of probable ovulation bleeding. The exact cause for the abnormal bleeding and the pain can only be made out after careful evaluation. Visit your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination and further evaluation to look for the underlying cause. Treatment as needed (based on examination findings and investigations results) would be started to help you to control the bleeding and the pain. Consider being in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest. Maintain healthy diet.
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