Blood clots during menstrual periods is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.
The most common causes of blood clots during menstrual periods are vaginal cyst, idiopathic excessive menstruation, and threatened pregnancy. Other possible causes, such as spontaneous abortion, are more rare.
Within all the people who go to their doctor with blood clots during menstrual periods, 63% report having heavy menstrual flow, 52% report having painful menstruation, and 48% report having pelvic pain.
Patients with blood clots during menstrual periods often receive hematologic tests, complete blood count, urinalysis, standard pregnancy test, radiographic imaging procedure, intravenous fluid replacement, kidney function tests and pelvis exam .
The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with blood clots during menstrual periods include medroxyprogesterone, propofol, ethinyl estradiol / norgestrel, podophyllum resin topical, tranexamic acid, meclofenamate, nitrous oxide, amlodipine / olmesartan, calcium acetate, etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol unidentified and buprenorphine / naloxone .
Groups of people at highest risk for blood clots during menstrual periods include age 30-44 years, race/ethnicity = hispanic, sex == female and age 15-29 years. On the other hand, age 75+ years, sex == male, age 60-74 years, age 1-4 years, and age < 1 years almost never get blood clots during menstrual periods.