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COR2ED Medical Education: In this podcast, Dr Sarah O’Brien and Dr Homa Ahmadzia discuss gynaecological considerations in women and girls who have an underlying bleeding disorder. The experts discuss the two sides of the coin regarding women with bleeding disorders: women may have uterine bleeding due to their bleeding disorder, however there can also be gynaecological causes for the heavy bleeding. Dr O’Brien and Dr Ahmadzia also review the signs and symptoms of bleeding disorders, as well as gynaecological causes for uterine bleeding including endometriosis, adenomyosis fibroids, and uterine anomalies. They discuss treatment as well as specific situations such as gynaecological surgery, and the importance of collaboration with other specialists.
Dr Sarah O’Brien is a Paediatric Haematologist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, OH, USA and Dr Homa Ahmadzia is a Maternal and Foetal Medicine Physician at George Washington University, DC, USA