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Inconsistent periods

A friend of mine is experiencing unusual menstrual cycles that included two weeks of excessive bleeding (last month) and on again/off again symptoms (this month) The clinic she visits has referred her to a specialist for testing and her pending visit has left her feeling quite anxious. Other than a bimanual exam, insertion of a speculum and probable pap smear, can she expect any other tests during her exam? She's already had blood work and everything turned up negative with that.
We appreciate any feedback.
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Maybe an U/S. Can't imagine they would do anything too invasive on the firt visit.
Good Luck.
--J
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