Clariss Potlog-Nahari, MD, MSc

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Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: A Primary Care Primer

February 01, 2006

Abnormal uterine bleeding can be defined as bleeding that deviates from the patient's normal pattern; it may be heavier, more frequent, or abnormal in timing. Bleeding of any kind in a postmenopausal patient should be considered abnormal unless she is receiving hormonal therapy that is associated with regular cyclic withdrawal bleeding.