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Friday, September 4, 2015
I ceased having regular periods about 18 months ago. Is it normal to have a 1 day light period about every 6 months when going through menopause? I am 52 and have hot flashes, since about 2 years--however, they are not disruptive.
Chances are you do not have a serious problem or it would have gotten worse by now. However, any bleeding occurring this long after your regular menses should be evaluated by your physician.
Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati