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Should I be bleeding during sex after having total hysterectomy

I had a total hysterectomy 9 months ago, but since my husband and I started having post operation sex, I've experienced bleeding during sex. Its bright red with no pain. It doesn't flow out to the point I have to wear a pad but just when I wipe. It last about 3 hours after it starts. Please let me know if its something to be afraid of.
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replied April 18th, 2011
Hello,

Welcome to ehealthforum

Bleeding after intercourse(post Hysterectomy)can be due to various causes as Hormonal imbalances,cervical dysplasia,polyps.Since how long are you experiencing this?
It requires a pelvic examination and investigations as Hormonal analysis to rule out the exact cause.It should not be ignored so kindly visit your treating doctor for evaluation.

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