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Case 40 - A 71-Year-Old G2P2 Woman with Postmenopausal Bleeding and Severe Cervical Stenosis

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  19 November 2021

Todd R. Jenkins
Affiliation:
University of Alabama, Birmingham
Lisa Keder
Affiliation:
Ohio State University School of Medicine, Columbus
Abimola Famuyide
Affiliation:
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
Kimberly S. Gecsi
Affiliation:
Medical College of Wisconsin
David Chelmow
Affiliation:
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
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Summary

A 71-year-old gravida 2, para 2 woman presents with vaginal bleeding for one week. The bleeding has been light and dark red in color. She has not been on hormone replacement therapy. She denies pelvic pain, or changes in bowel or bladder function. Her medical and surgical history are non-contributory. There is no family history of breast, uterus, ovarian, or colon cancers. She is not taking medications and has no history of drug allergy.

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Surgical Gynecology
A Case-Based Approach
, pp. 121 - 124
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2021

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