Hysteroscopy pp 113-121 | Cite as

Postmenstrual Bleeding

  • Tirso Pérez-Medina
  • Laura Calles
  • Mar Ríos


Persistence of trophoblastic or placental tissue after abortion or delivery is a common issue that induces some problems such as abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB), infection of the residual tissue, or secondary infertility as well as complications derived from repeated D&C as uterine perforation or the development of uterine adhesions or Asherman syndrome.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tirso Pérez-Medina
    • 1
    • 2
  • Laura Calles
    • 2
  • Mar Ríos
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyAutónoma University of MadridMadridSpain
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyPuerta de Hierro University HospitalMadridSpain

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