Is vaginal bleeding normal one week after sling surgery?

Minita S. Patel, MD
OBGYN (Obstetrics & Gynecology)
You may experience some very light bleeding or spotting the first week after sling surgery as the area is healing. If you are still getting your period and the cycle starts right after the sling surgery, then you may experience a little more bleeding than your normal cycle but it should not be significantly heavier.  

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