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    Abnormal Uterine Bleeding - Cause

    Abnormal uterine bleeding has many causes. These include:

    • Growths or problems in or around the uterus.
    • Blood-clotting problems.
    • Changes in hormone levels.

    In some cases the cause cannot be found.

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    Last Updated: May 10, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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