Bleeding after an abortion - what to look for

bleeding after abortion can be caused by a variety of complications, inflammatory and pathological processes after surgery, therefore, requires immediate treatment and hospitalization.

Causes and symptoms

bleeding after abortion may lead to complications after surgery, uterine diseases and pathological processes in the ovaries.

after abortion of blood clots occur in 30-35 hours and is a spin-off, which are similar to menstruation.Within 2-4 days, the amount of bleeding is reduced, they become thick and have a brown color.Bleeding after an abortion usually stops within 10-12 days.

After abortion bleeding for a few days can not be observed, then it may appear for the following reasons:

  • genital infections;
  • unsuccessful surgery and complications thereafter;
  • hormonal drugs;
  • heavy physical exertion;
  • stress and fatigue;
  • obesity;
  • adherence to a rigid diet;
  • climate change, and time zone;
  • blood disease and bleeding disorders.

appearance of blood clots after an abortion may be caused by the influ

ence of anesthetic drugs on the functioning of the uterus.After vacuum abortion may appear allocation caused by an infection.

In some cases, bleeding after abortion can occur due to blood clotting.In the absence of proper treatment of developing the syndrome of disseminated intravascular coagulation.This pathology provoke keyed instruments during surgery and hyperosmolar solutions.

main symptoms of bleeding after abortion are allocating varying thickness, pain in the abdomen, headache, pale skin, dizziness, weakness, hypotension, nausea and vomiting.

Diagnostics bleeding after abortion

If after abortion of blood from the genitalia, then you must visit the gynecologist and pass a diagnostic examination.In the first days after surgery may be bloody discharge with residual fetal tissue and not abundant bleeding caused by injury of the vaginal walls surgical instruments.

duration non-threatening bleeding after abortion gynecologist determines in accordance with the patient's indications.The duration of bleeding depends on the length and duration of the interruption of pregnancy hormonal rebuild.

to identify the causes of bleeding after the abortion is necessary to consult a gynecologist, oncologist, endocrinologist, and therapist.The Medical Commission shall appoint the following diagnostic procedures:

  • general, clinical, and biochemical analysis of a blood on hormones (progesterone, thyroxine, estrogen, cortisol, etc.);
  • urinalysis;
  • swabs from the genital organs;
  • ultrasound examination of the uterus;
  • vulvoskopiya;
  • electroencephalography;
  • Vaginoscopy;
  • cervical biopsy;
  • vaginal puncture;
  • hysterosalpingography.

Treatment of uterine bleeding after abortion

For successful treatment of bleeding after the abortion is necessary to address immediately to the doctor.The main treatment depends on the cause discharge.When stress and fatigue prescribed sedatives and psychotherapy, and if hormonal disorders needs hormone therapy.

If after abortion of blood from the uterus due to infection and inflammation caused by it, appoint the antibacterial and anti-inflammatory drugs.If severe pain can take analgesics.

In severe bleeding after an abortion can help physiotherapy, including electrophoresis, electrostimulation and magnetic therapy.

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