I have endometriosis and had a laparoscopy on Sept. 24th. I bled for a few hours after I was home and then it stopped. When I woke up the next morning I was bleeding again and it was heavy. I assume it was my period, since I was on Depo for the last 6 months but I'm not sure. When I brought it up to my doctor at my 1 week follow-up he wasn't too concerned. This has been on-going for almost 4 weeks, and when I seen my doctor last Friday, he was more concerned with the amount of pain I was in from the exam than the bleeding. How long is too long for menstrual bleeding and what could my doctor do to stop it?View Thread
Last month I stopped my birth control because I have been off work and lost my health insurance. I have endometriosis, but since the removal of my left tube and ovary my cycles have never been anymore than 35 days without bcp' and never bleed longer than 4 days. Last month my cycle was only 21 days but with minimal bleeding and cramping which is unusual. On day 19 of this cycle (which was 11-5) I started bleeding again but it was real bright red and mostly only when I went to the bathroom. It seemed to have stopped a couple days this week but would start back up later in the day. This morning I woke up with extreme pain on my left side and have heavy dark red bleeding. I thought maybe earlier in the week it could've been implantation bleeding but now I'm not so sure. Any advice would help please.View Thread
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