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Periods after BOTH ovaries and tubes removed WTF?!?!

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help anyone!

i had both ovaries and tubes removed a few months ago now.

And now…. Boom I’m having periods! Feels like some sort of sick joke. You’d imagine this could be anatomy physically impossible 🤷🏽‍♀️


i went to GP during my first cycle so she changed my HRT.

now, would you believe it, 28 days later…… Mother Nature is here again.

Please tell me I am not some sort of alien from mars????

Any help or advice much appreciated 😭

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bluebug profile image

Go back to your doctor asap and asked to be referred urgently. While it is likely the endo causing the bleeding, it could be something else.

Ruby1221 profile image

sounds like a break through bleed from the HRT

This happened to me after starting HRT

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JH21 in reply to Ruby1221

what was your resolution? If you don’t mind me asking?

Because I’m currently crippled over in agony. Can’t see my doc til Tuesday! 😭

Avourneen profile image

That is very strange. It can't be an actual period can it? I second blubug you need to call your gynae and get an appt right away, I think this can happen when there is an infection or other issue with the womb.

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bluebug in reply to Avourneen

No you can't have a period if you have no ovaries.

Sounds like endo , HRT breakthrough bleed or another issue . Talking through with medics to eliminate anything more disturbing is important

girli1111 profile image

you shouldn’t be bleeding in surgical menopause. See doctor and ask to be checked. I have had both ovaries and tubes removed and periods stopped completely after second ovary was removed. I’m on hrt, but when I had some minor bleeding I was referred for a hysteroscopy to check my uterus. All was fine.

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