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3 days late on period but i have had a tubal ligation 4 yrs ago

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Maffezzoli
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Unlikely: It is unlikely that you are pregnant but a pregnancy test should rule it out. You may have failed to ovulate which might prolong your period since no ... Read More

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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Most likely: Those tests can detect ovarian masses and abnormalities unless they are so small they do not show up.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
TubalLigationFailure: If you're wondering whether you could be pregnant or not, since your period is late, just take a home pregnancy test. But you've had a tubal ligation, ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Hormone changes: it is only hormone changes, ot could be stress that affect woman cycle.as you can see it is not pregnancy. if keep happening see your doctor.
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A female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Period: Although you had a tubaligation, there is a failure rate. I would check a home pregnancy test. I would then talk to your doctor or gynecologist.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Probably normal: I believe you are experiencing the surprise of a woman who has always had regular periods & for the first time something is a little different. T ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Diet/ protection: If you are sexually active and not protected, get checked for pregnancy, even at 45. I would suggest, more likely, hormonal shifts, pre-menopausal cha ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Below: Not unusual, after a procedure to have irregular periods. You should revert back to "normal" within the next few months.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audrey Prefer
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Do hpt : If you feel pregnant....,..it's possible. If neg, wait and see. Good luck
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Testing: Since the preg tests were negative several times, I would start looking into other causes for delayed menses. The thyroid gland and the pituitary glan ... Read More
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