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Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Menopause and periods
I am a woman of 53 and my last period was March of 2006 and now 1 and 1/2 years later I am bleeding again. Is this normal for menapause. I recently underwent a stressful job change and worries about a grandaughter.
It is not considered normal to bleed 1.5 years after your last period. Please see your gynecologist or primary physician for an evaluation.
Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati