abnormal uterine bleeding

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding and Infertility | Laguna Hills & Orange County CA

As we all know, menstruation is when uterine bleeding occurs every 21 to 35 days and is not in excess. Ordinarily, the period of menstrual bleeding is between 2 and 7 days. Abnormal uterine bleeding occurs when the quantity or number of uterine bleeding contradicts what is mentioned above, or the woman has bleeding or spotting during her menstrual period. 

Abnormal uterine bleeding can pose complications for women trying to conceive. Due to fundamental issues, the uterus can have difficulties accurately fertilizing the egg and carrying a fetus for the whole period. For your abnormal uterine bleeding and infertility treatment, we are the ideal practice to turn to. 

Causes of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding is any unusual or excessive bleeding from the uterus. It can take place any time in the course of your monthly menstrual cycle, including while you are in your average menstrual period. Below are some of the causes of abnormal uterine bleeding:

  • Endometriosis 
  • Fibroids or polyps 
  • Ovulation issues
  • Miscarriage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy

Procedure for Treating Uterine Bleeding and Infertility  

The fertility and IVF specialists at our practice are committed to providing the best and most effective treatment for your uterine bleeding and infertility issues. After undergoing blood tests and a physical exam, our specialist recommends an imaging study to properly evaluate the appearance of your uterus, including the size, shape, and existence of any structural abnormality. 

Furthermore, numerous techniques are available to visualize the pelvic organs and uterus. Ultrasound is a procedure that uses high-frequency sound waves to give an image of the pelvic structures. Another technique is Hysteroscopy which places a thin telescope instrument through the cervix into the uterus, which provides room for visual inspection of the uterine cavity.

Contact Us Today!

If you have abnormal uterine bleeding, you need to speak with our fertility and IVF specialists at our practice today. We will diagnose your issue and recommend the ideal treatment procedure.