Abnormal uterine bleeding
Genital bleeding, ie bleedinggenital organs (vagina, uterus) can occur for various reasons, to have different intensities and lead to different consequences. Vaginal, vaginal bleeding that is usually associated with an infection in the vagina or to its mechanical damage. Uterine bleeding are caused by certain diseases, hormonal disruptions, and are associated with ovulation. In any case, the blood in the vagina, or any, even very slight, bleeding from the genital organs should alert a woman to become an indication for treatment to the doctor-gynecologist.
Since adolescence, in the life of eachhealthy women come menstruation, ie regular uterine bleeding associated with oocyte maturation cycle (ovulation). This is quite normal in a woman's life, if the duration of the menstrual cycle is between 21 to 35 days, the duration of menstrual bleeding is not more than 3-7 days and total blood loss during menstruation varies from 40 to 80 ml of blood.
However, there are other situations in which there are uterine bleeding, which are considered abnormal and speaking about the need for immediate treatment of women to the gynecologist.
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (notrelated diseases of female genital organs, pregnancy complications or internal diseases). Manifested copious sometimes lasts more than 4 days, the pain in the abdomen.
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding isacyclic uterine bleeding lasting more than 7 days after the delay period, more than 1.5 months, are shown against the background of irregular menstrual cycles and delays menses themselves to a few weeks. The reasons for such a violation can be set.
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding - thisthe result of a violation of ovarian production of sex hormones. There are at different ages - children (juvenile), childbearing, menopause. They contribute to the emergence of a variety of factors: age-related characteristics of the organism, neuro-psychiatric, occupational hazards, adverse material living conditions, infectious diseases, chronic inflammatory processes of the reproductive system, and others.
Treatment of dysfunctional uterine bleeding
Treatment of dysfunctional uterinebleeding is to stop the bleeding and the prevention of repeat. In climacteric necessarily begin with diagnostic scraping the uterine cavity which has diagnostic value in order to exclude primarily uterine cancer. The main methods of child-bearing age, in addition to scraping - hormone therapy, symptomatic agents that reduce the womb - oxytocin, metilergometrin and other vitamins and physiotherapy.. When juvenile bleeding uterine curettage resorted to only in extreme cases, mainly for health reasons: severe bleeding does not cease under the influence of hormones.