Ongoing research on vaginal bleeding studies factors related to the problem. Areas being investigated include underlying causes, drug therapies, surgical procedures, and treatment options.
Clinical trials on vaginal bleeding involve research on a number of related conditions and treatments, including:
- Long-term surgical outcomes
- Progesterone treatments during the first trimester of pregnancy
- Contraceptive drugs
- Uterine fibroids
- Amenorrhea (the absence of menstrual periods)
- Induced abortion
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Early pregnancy bleeding
- Uterine conditions
- Complications of pregnancy
When traditional therapies are not effective participation in clinical trials may offer the opportunity to receive advanced therapies. Florida Hospital participates in a number of clinical trials. Those interested in considering the potential of participating in a clinical trial should consult their physician or call Florida Hospital.