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Post colposcopy bleeding, what is normal? (possible TMI)

(11 Posts)
heygotanygrapes Fri 22-Jul-16 21:54:46

Hello
I had a colposcopy a couple of days ago and have had quite a lot of bleeding since. The leaflets said to expect a slight brownish discharge, but this is actual red blood and fairly heavy. Is this right?

TIA

Iloveacuppa Fri 22-Jul-16 22:57:30

Sounds odd - I did not experience heavy bleeding.

aristocat Fri 22-Jul-16 23:03:03

Mine was 2 weeks ago. Had lots of black discharge but nothing like what you describe. I would give the hospital a call if you are worried.
Hope you are ok.

Snazarooney Fri 22-Jul-16 23:08:23

I too would give the hospital a ring on Monday.

heygotanygrapes Fri 22-Jul-16 23:10:07

I'm otherwise fine, I think I'll give hospital a quick call, I was under the impression it formed a soft scab which fell away after a few days and caused some spotting but not immediate bleeding. Its unpleasant.

Simmi1 Sat 23-Jul-16 00:33:53

No I had no bleeding or even spotting - please ring the hospital.

Simmi1 Sat 23-Jul-16 00:34:18

Good luck! flowers

mishmash1979 Sat 23-Jul-16 21:20:52

No blood here; is your period due?

heygotanygrapes Sat 23-Jul-16 23:10:09

Went to gynae today, they suspected infection and sent me off with antibiotics, hopefully thats an end to it. Thanks for all your advice.

Snazarooney Sat 23-Jul-16 23:13:07

Glad you've been checked out. Oh the joys of gynae problems.

heygotanygrapes Sat 23-Jul-16 23:41:10

The joys indeed, and I've still got my CIN result to come.

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