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period for 2 months straight?

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What does it mean when your period his been on for 2 months straight?


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replied May 9th, 2011
Menstruation Answer A22745
Hi,
Welcome to the forum I am really glad to help you out. Your concern is regarding the prolonged bleeding that you are having. Your symptoms are suggestive of menorrhagia. Causes of menorrhagia are Hypothyroidism, Endometrial proliferation or hyperplasia like ovarian tumor and polycystic ovarian disease, endometrial polyps and neoplasia, endometriosis, fibroids and uterine sarcomas.

In my opinion you need to get your pelvic examination done from your gynecologist along with investigations like complete blood count, thyroid function tests, PAP smear and ultrasound uterus. Once cause of menorrhagia is identified, treatment can be planned. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.


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