Vaginal Bleeding (cont.)
If the patient's bleeding is caused by irregularities in hormones triggering menstrual periods, one should expect that the menstrual cycles will become more regular in a few months after starting hormonal therapy with birth control pills.
Medically reviewed by Steven Nelson, MD; Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology
Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Pamela Dyne, MD, Program Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine.Editors: Joseph
A Salomone III, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine,
Truman Medical Center, University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine;
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; James Ungar, MD, Medical Director, Chair Department of Emergency Medicine Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/1/2014
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