Ive had one quite heavy day. NSAIDs can cause stomach bleeding or kidney problems in certain people. Your pain gets worse or does not get better after you take pain medicine. Women presenting with PCB and negative cytology alone have a low risk of cancer and could have HPV testing before being triaged to colposcopy. This is my first post after lurking around for some time. Main outcome measures Frequency of pain, bleeding, discharge; changes to first menstrual period post‐colposcopy. Then, after a week I noticed I was still having horrible horrible cramps and intense bleeding. most of the time, this happens because your doctor had to take a tissue sample or remove a polyp from your colon. He couldn't explain. Bleeding: A small amount of rectal bleeding may be seen after colonoscopy especially after a biopsy or removal of polyp. The tissue will be sent to a lab for testing. You have bleeding with clots. For a day or two after the colposcopy, you will probably notice: Light vaginal bleeding and/or a dark vaginal discharge Mild vaginal or cervical pain or very light cramping Medicines: NSAIDs, such as ibuprofen, help decrease swelling, pain, and fever. Your provider may use a paste-like topical medicine or pressure dressing to treat bleeding from the biopsy site. Here's what you should know. Upon getting the biopsy, however, the doctor told me that the results were negative. After a colposcopy procedure, you may rest for a few minutes before going home. Conclusions. What happens after a colposcopy? Your colposcopist will tell how long you need to avoid things like sex, wearing tampons and swimming. You will have a follow up screening test about 6 months after your treatment to check everything is clear. In either case, discharge after colposcopy exams is normal. I just figured it was related to the Colp but after doing reading online I see that some women experience bleeding up to 7 days after a Colp. Causes for Pain & Bleeding After Colposcopy. Not everyone who has a colposcopy will experience pain and/or bleeding. you could notice blood from your rectum or in your stool after a colonoscopy. I wouldn't think it's anything to worry about as long as it doesn't get too heavy, just see how you go, keep an … Your doctor could take one small biopsy or three, it just depends on how many spots he/she sees during the procedure. You will have some bleeding following treatment for abnormal cervical cells. You have questions or concerns about your condition or care. Extended bleeding lasting over a week or heavy bleeding requiring you to change your sanitary napkin every hour should be reported right away to your doctor. This may be a sign of serious bleeding. It really depends on the person and the extent of the biopsies done during the colposcopy. Methods Women completed questionnaires on after‐effects at approximately 6‐weeks, and on menstruation at 4‐months, post‐colposcopy. What did I have then? During the colposcopy the doctor said he found slightly abnormal cells. Suggested Reading Why people hate colonoscopy and what to do about it. If you have a colposcopy with a biopsy, the recovery process will vary. If rectal bleeding is severe (large amount) or persistent, you should contact your doctor immediately. False‐negative cytology after a negative referral cytology or co‐test was low with 2% of repeat cytology at initial colposcopy showing possible HSIL or worse. I am a 36 year old female who recently had a Colposcopy done (10/05) and now for the last 4 days I have been having light bleeding. ( I had no intercourse and rested ). However, other complications exist, such as: Bleeding, though usually not a concern, can occur if a biopsy is conducted. 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