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Spotting: Introduction

Spotting: Mild vaginal bleeding. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Spotting, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Spotting:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Spotting. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Spotting

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Causes of Types of Spotting:

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Spotting: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Spotting, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Spotting Treatments

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Stories from Users for Spotting

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Message Boards for Spotting

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Spotting: Animations

Drug interactions causing Spotting:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Spotting as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Spotting: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Spotting may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Spotting

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Misdiagnosis and Spotting

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but more »

Spotting: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Spotting

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Spotting: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Spotting:

The list of organs typically affected by Spotting may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Spotting

The list below shows some of the causes of Spotting mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Spotting?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Spotting. Of the 25 causes of Spotting that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 23 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Spotting:

The following list of conditions have 'Spotting' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Spotting Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Spotting based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Spotting?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Spotting, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Spotting:

    Medical Conditions associated with Spotting:

    Vaginal bleeding (147 causes), Menstrual irregularities (559 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Vaginal symptoms (443 causes), Female sexual symptoms (505 causes), Genital symptoms (986 causes), Menstrual symptoms (559 causes), Uterus symptoms (429 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Vagina symptoms (443 causes), Female genital symptoms (529 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulation symptoms (1579 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Mens health symptoms (291 causes)

    Symptoms related to Spotting:

    Vaginal bleeding (147 causes), Bleeding after sex (33 causes), Normal ovulation, Anovulation, Vaginal infection, Bladder infection (10 causes), Cervix infection (10 causes), Uterine infection, Endometrial infection, Uterine polyps, Cervical dysplasia, Uterine cancer

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