Causes of vaginal bleeding after sex

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If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works. Many women experience vaginal bleeding after sex at one time or another. In fact, up to 63 percent of postmenopausal women experience vaginal dryness and vaginal bleeding or spotting during sex. Additionally, up to 9 percent of menstruating women experience postcoital bleeding.

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Vaginal bleeding after sex is common. Although it's often called "vaginal" bleeding, most benign bleeding in younger women comes from the cervix. However other parts of your genital and urinary systems can be involved. If you're premenopausal and have infrequent episodes of vaginal bleeding after sex — and you've had normal results on routine Pap tests and sexually transmitted infection screenings — you don't need to see your doctor. For vaginal bleeding that worries you, make an appointment with your doctor.

Is it normal to bleed after intercourse?

Error: This is required. Error: Not a valid value. Many women will experience vaginal bleeding after sex. The blood usually comes from the cervix, although other parts of your reproductive system may be involved. Let them know if you could be at risk of a sexually transmitted infection.
When you have vaginal bleeding after having sex it is known as post-coital bleeding. If you have vaginal bleeding and it is not due to your period, see your doctor. Normally it is nothing to worry about but, in some cases it could be a sign of something more serious. Normally you should only have vaginal bleeding when you have a period, but if you have irregular periods, you may not be sure if the bleeding is normal or not.