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My wife is still bleeding 4 months 2 weeks after having a caesarean

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My wife is still bleeding 4 months 2 weeks after having a caesarean is this normal
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.

 

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi I'm Dr.Phil

Dr. Phil, MD :

Can i ask your first name?

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

Jackie XXXXXX

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi Jackie

Dr. Phil, MD :

Nice to meet you

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

Hi

Dr. Phil, MD :

So your wife is having continuous vaginal bleeding?

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

Yes I am and constantly in pain with my stomach hurting and cramping

Dr. Phil, MD :

this is definitely not normal

Dr. Phil, MD :

something is wrong

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

The hospital over here say it's normal I'm also feeling sick all the time

Dr. Phil, MD :

No, it's not normal

Dr. Phil, MD :

you need a pelvic exam and probably an ultrasound to see what is wrong

Dr. Phil, MD :

you might need a CAT scan

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

I really don't know what to do as they don't seem to believe me

Dr. Phil, MD :

you have to see another doctor then

Dr. Phil, MD :

or go to a different hospital

Dr. Phil, MD :

this is very serious

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

I'm waiting for a scan but it is not till April the 22nd

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay that is too far

Dr. Phil, MD :

are your blood counts normal?

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

We haven't got another hospital in Jersey

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

I.don't know

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay are your blood counts normal?

Dr. Phil, MD :

they need to test those

Dr. Phil, MD :

if they do, then you can wait until April 22nd

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

I can't afford to go to my doctor as it costs too much I'm scared

Dr. Phil, MD :

you need to have blood counts

Dr. Phil, MD :

it won't be that expensive

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

Thank you for y our advice I will go to a and e tomorrow

Dr. Phil, MD :

you're welcome

Dr. Phil, MD :

any more questions?

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

How serious is it

Dr. Phil, MD :

It could be serious

Dr. Phil, MD :

It could be something that needs surgery

Dr. Phil, MD :

It could be not a big deal though

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

Thank u do u have an idea what it could be

Dr. Phil, MD :

It could be a fibroid

Dr. Phil, MD :

this is a benign growth

Dr. Phil, MD :

Or thyroid problems

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

Ok thank you I'm just so scared

Dr. Phil, MD :

you will be okay

Dr. Phil, MD :

just get that blood checked ok?

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

Ok will do

Dr. Phil, MD :

good.

Dr. Phil, MD :

would you mind rating me positive before leaving?

Dr. Phil, MD :

I appreciate it

JACUSTOMER-zgnmvxqi- :

Ok

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