Current review of prepubertal vaginal bleeding

  title={Current review of prepubertal vaginal bleeding},
  author={M. Dwiggins and V. Gomez-Lobo},
  journal={Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology},
Purpose of review Prepubertal vaginal bleeding raises many concerns and evaluation and diagnosis may prove difficult for many providers. We aim to provide a comprehensive review and recent updates for those practitioners who care for these patients. Recent findings Prompt management in the case of prepubertal vaginal bleeding is indicated, especially to rule out malignancy or abuse. If a child is reluctant to undergo examination, or if the extent of injury or source of bleeding cannot be… Expand
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