What is Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding

What is Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (DUB)
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB) is abnormal bleeding from the uterus that is not due to pregnancy or other recognizable pathology in the women’s uterus, pelvic or systemic disease. It is a functional problem of the uterus largely due to hormonal imbalance and not related to structural or anatomical problem. It is commonly present as heavy menstrual bleeding (menorrhagia). However, the doctor can only derive to a diagnosis of DUB after all other causes for abnormal and heavy menstrual bleeding in a patient have been investigated and excluded.

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