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Obstetrics and Gynecology International
Volume 2014, Article ID 192087, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/192087
Review Article

Postcoital Bleeding: A Review on Etiology, Diagnosis, and Management

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Womack Army Medical Center, 2817 Reilly Road, Fort Bragg, NC 28307, USA
2Division of Gynecology-Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Womack Army Medical Center, 2817 Reilly Road, Fort Bragg, NC 28307, USA

Received 1 May 2014; Revised 29 May 2014; Accepted 5 June 2014; Published 17 June 2014

Academic Editor: W. T. Creasman

Copyright © 2014 Christopher M. Tarney and Jasmine Han. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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