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Postcoital vaginal bleeding

MedGen UID:
1814403
Concept ID:
C5676839
Finding
Synonym: Bleeding after sex
 
HPO: HP:0034264

Definition

Postcoital bleeding (PCB) consists of spotting or bleeding after sexual intercourse that is not related to a person's menstrual cycle. [from HPO]

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PubMed

Tsakiridis I, Giouleka S, Koutsouki G, Kostakis N, Kalogiannidis I, Kourtis A, Athanasiadis A, Goulis DG, Dagklis T
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 2022 Dec;27(6):504-517. Epub 2022 Sep 2 doi: 10.1080/13625187.2022.2112169. PMID: 36053280
Emeribe AU, Abdullahi IN, Etukudo MH, Isong IK, Emeribe AO, Nwofe JO, Umeozuru CM, Shuaib BI, Ajagbe ORO, Dangana A, Egenti BN, Ghamba PE
Ann Med 2021 Dec;53(1):944-959. doi: 10.1080/07853890.2021.1938201. PMID: 34124973Free PMC Article
Phadnis SV, Doshi JS, Ogunnaike O, Coady A, Padwick M, Sanusi FA
Arch Gynecol Obstet 2005 Oct;272(4):289-93. Epub 2005 Oct 13 doi: 10.1007/s00404-005-0006-1. PMID: 16021490

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Etiology

Mai KT
Cytopathology 2018 Apr;29(2):143-149. doi: 10.1111/cyt.12523. PMID: 29575422
Chummun K, Kroon N, Flannelly G, Brophy D
Obstet Gynecol 2015 Sep;126(3):638-641. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000849. PMID: 26132452
Morrison J, Gillespie S, MacKenzie IZ
J Br Menopause Soc 2003 Dec;9(4):170-2. doi: 10.1258/136218003323010629. PMID: 15107261
Guimarães MD, Vlahov D, Castilho EA
Arch Intern Med 1997 Jun 23;157(12):1362-8. doi: 10.1001/archinte.1997.00440330102012. PMID: 9201011

Diagnosis

Sanverdi I, Temizkan O, Vural F, Koc N, Polat M
Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 2016;37(5):717-721. PMID: 29787018
Chummun K, Kroon N, Flannelly G, Brophy D
Obstet Gynecol 2015 Sep;126(3):638-641. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000849. PMID: 26132452
Zhu X, Zhang W, Fei J, Zhou J
Int J Infect Dis 2015 Feb;31:1-3. Epub 2014 Dec 5 doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2014.12.005. PMID: 25486010
Previs RA, Edwards JM, Secord AA, Nucci MR, Bentley RC, Hall AH
Int J Gynecol Pathol 2014 Jan;33(1):100-4. doi: 10.1097/PGP.0b013e318278b832. PMID: 24300542
Guimarães MD, Vlahov D, Castilho EA
Arch Intern Med 1997 Jun 23;157(12):1362-8. doi: 10.1001/archinte.1997.00440330102012. PMID: 9201011

Therapy

Chummun K, Kroon N, Flannelly G, Brophy D
Obstet Gynecol 2015 Sep;126(3):638-641. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000849. PMID: 26132452
Larbcharoensub N, Lertkhachonsuk AA, Rochanawutanon M
J Med Assoc Thai 2007 Oct;90(10):2209-12. PMID: 18041444

Prognosis

Chummun K, Kroon N, Flannelly G, Brophy D
Obstet Gynecol 2015 Sep;126(3):638-641. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000849. PMID: 26132452
Larbcharoensub N, Lertkhachonsuk AA, Rochanawutanon M
J Med Assoc Thai 2007 Oct;90(10):2209-12. PMID: 18041444

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