Doctor Q&A for Dr. Lisbeth Jordan

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Age 12 : Age of first menstrual cycle (menarche) occurs about 2 1/2 years after puberty. The onset of menarch has declined fourfold in the last decade. Genetic ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Variety of things: Women can have spotting at various times during their cycle and can be for a variety of reasons. Vasectomy is a very effective form of birth control b ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: The pregnancy rate on Depo-Provera is very low-less than one per first year of use. If you received your shot within the week you had your period, the ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mid-March: A first trimester ultrasound is accurate within about a week for determining the estimated due date. Conception can only be estimated because it can b ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Symptoms of pregnancy can be variable and can include pain, bleeding, and unusual vaginal discharge. Evaluation from a healthcare provider is recommen ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not necessarily: It is unlikely you are pregnant if you started the first day of a normal period. However, keep in mind, even if you have regular cycles, the time of ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, possible: One injection of Depo-Provera lasts for 3 months, regardless of how long you have been receiving injections. If you had unprotected intercourse after ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: It is always possible to be pregnant anytime during your cycle if it was unprotected, especially if your cycles are irregular. I recommend you see you ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not really: You may be feeling the positive effects of exercising while pregnant. If you are concerned about any unusual symptoms call your doctor.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisbeth Jordan
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes : Your doctor can do an exam and any necessary diagnostic tests to try to determine the cause and treat you if necessary.
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