Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.
Bleeding After Menopause
You've indicated you don't use estrogen or other hormonal type medications that might be causing the vaginal bleeding.
Atrophy of the vagina can cause increased sensitivity and easy irritation in the tissues, due to the absent or very low levels of estrogen in your bloodstream since menopause. Pain and bleeding are two common symptoms that may result in vaginal atrophy and dryness.
Does the bleeding occur only after sexual intercourse?
- Abdomen and Pelvis
- See also
- Acid Reflux Treatment
- Bleeding After Menopause
- Bleeding Between Menstrual Periods
- Blood in the Urine in Women
- Colon Cancer Screening
- Constipation in Adults
- Difficulty Passing Urine
- Frequent Urination in Women
- Heavy Menstrual Periods
- Intestinal Gas Guide
- Loss of Control of Urine in Women
- Lumps or Pain Within the Scrotum
- Missed or Irregular Menstrual Periods
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Never Started Menstrual Periods
- Painful Menstrual Cramps
- Rectal Bleeding
- Rectal Pain or Itching
- Recurring Abdominal Pain
- Understanding New and Severe Abdominal Pain
- Vaginal Discharge, Itching or Irritation
- Vaginal Dryness
- Vaginal Pain or Discomfort
- Vaginal Sores and Lumps
- When Menstrual Periods Stop
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