Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding - What Increases Your Risk
Risk factors (things that increase your
dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB) include:
- Your age. Dysfunctional uterine bleeding is
more common in teens, at the beginning of the reproductive years, and in
perimenopausal women at the end of their reproductive
- Your weight. Overweight women more commonly develop
dysfunctional uterine bleeding.1
Some women have dysfunctional uterine bleeding even though
they have no risk factors.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
January 27, 2012
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