Week 10 CS2 Part 1

Part 1:
Abnormal uterine bleeding is a common gynecologic complaint. Review the following scenarios and determine a likely cause and describe the mechanism that leads to the abnormal bleeding pattern.

Scenario 2: A 60-year-old woman who has been in menopause for 5 years is having episodes of menstrual bleeding for the past 2 months. She said sometimes it is just spotting, but at times she has worn a small sanitary pad. She is overweight and says despite her efforts, she struggles to lose weight.