Postcoital Bleeding 1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Womack Army clinic, 2817 Reilly Road, Fort Bragg, NC 28307, USA 2 Division of Gynecology-Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Womack Army infirmary, 2817 Reilly path, Fort Bragg, NC 28307, United States Of America Postcoital bleeding refers to bleeding or spotting occurring after sexual intercourse and it is maybe maybe not linked to menstruation. The prevalence of postcoital bleeding ranges from 0.7 to 9.0 per cent of menstruating females. You can find numerous etiologies with this complaint that is common which the majority are harmless such as for example cervicitis or cervical polyps. But, the absolute most severe reason for postcoital bleeding is cervical cancer tumors. You will find presently no suggestions from regulating systems for instance the United states College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists on assessing and treating females with postcoital bleeding. The objective of this paper is always to talk about the typical factors behind postcoital bleeding, the etiologies of postcoital bleeding, plus the chance that malignancy is the cause that is underlying. (more…)