Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Vaginal Bleeding in Infants Incidence

Facts about vaginal bleeding in infants:

  • About 3 percent of infants have vaginal bleeding during the first week of life.
  • About 3 percent of infants bleed enough for the blood to be noticeable.

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Vaginal Bleeding in Infants References
  1. Merritt DF. Evaluation of vaginal bleeding in the preadolescent child. Semin Pediatr Surg. 1998 Feb;7(1):35-42. [9498266]
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