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Bleeding
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Bleeding

When me and my partner have intercourse, sometimes i bleed. Could this be bad?
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Hi!
If you were my patient, I would ask you to come in for an exam.  Bleeding after intercourse is common; it is NOT normal: and usually a cause can be found and remedied.
First I would do a pap to rule out abnormal cells on your cervix and also rule out polyps.  I would look for any lesions on the outside or inside of the vagina that might be bleeding.  I would also look for any signs of infection that might be causing the bleeding (I would offer you testing for STIs too)If we STILL had not found anything, I would suggest an ultrasound to make sure there were no problems with the lining of the uterus, or ovaries that might be the culprit.
Good luck!
Dr B
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You could bleed if he is rather large or if you just began having sex. As long as the bleeding stops, you should be ok.
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