Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Heavy Menstrual Periods and Irregular Vaginal Bleeding 24 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 24 conditions that can cause Heavy Menstrual Periods and Irregular Vaginal Bleeding.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Heavy Menstrual Periods and Irregular Vaginal Bleeding.
  1. Endometrial Polyps
  2. Endometriosis
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Heavy Menstrual Periods and Irregular Vaginal Bleeding.
  1. Adenomyosis
  2. Breakthrough Bleeding
  3. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
  4. Ovarian Cystic Disease
  5. Primary Dysmenorrhea
  6. Uterine Fibroids
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Heavy Menstrual Periods and Irregular Vaginal Bleeding.
  1. Coagulopathy
  2. Low Platelet Count
  3. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  4. Uterine Tumor
There are 12 rare conditions that can cause Heavy Menstrual Periods and Irregular Vaginal Bleeding.
  1. Cervical Cancer
  2. Factor 10 Deficiency
  3. Factor 2 Deficiency
  4. Factor 5 Deficiency
  5. Factor 7 Deficiency
  6. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  7. Ovarian Cancer
  8. Platelet Function Disorder
  9. Thrombasthenia
  10. Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
  11. Uterine Cancer
  12. Von Willebrand's Disease

Last Updated: Dec 16, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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