You are assessing your 12 year old female client upon admission to the pediatric unit. While helping her undress you notice a small amount of bloody discharge on her underwear. While questioning her and her mother about her health history, she denies the onset on menarche. What should you do next?
A. Ask the mother to step out for a moment and ask the patient about the bloody discharge you observed.
B. Tell the patient and her mother that you saw the the blood on her underwear