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Heavy Menstrual Periods

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You may a medical problem that prevents blood from clotting normally is named a "coagulopathy." If you have a problem with your blood's ability to clot, your periods may not be the only heavy bleeding that you have experienced. Some people who have inadequate blood clotting also notice frequent nosebleeds or unusually heavy bleeding from the gums during tooth brushing.


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