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Amenorrhea

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chu
Endocrinology 25 years experience
Depends on cause: There are many causes of amenorrhea, and thus treatment depends on cause. If due to pcos, then weight loss, exercise, lifestyle change and medications... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Not dangerous.: The first thing to make sure of is whether or not you are pregnant, so you should do a test or go to your doctor for one. The other common causes for ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Yes: It's not the commonest situation, but absence of periods doesn't necessarily mean infertility.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
Some women...: ...Stop having their menstrual period for awhile after stopping their birth control pill. It's a side effect, yes.
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Klein
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Not exactly: Some causes of amenorrhea (loss of menstrual periods) can include severe weight loss and illness, so i suppose it is distantly possible. That being s... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Not really: You should first find out the cause. Most of the known causes of amenorrhea are benign and not life threatening...Yet until you know the cause i can n... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazen Ghani
Radiology 24 years experience
Amenorrhea: Is the absence of a menstrual period in a woman of reproductive age.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Wingo
Endocrinology 33 years experience
Too few periods: Oligo- means few (or little); menorrhea describes menses, or periods. So oligomenorrhea means having too few periods, usually defined as 6 or fewer i... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lang
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Peroids stop: Primary amenorrhea is when a woman never had a period. If she has had periods and then they stop that is secondary amenorrhea.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Lots more than tha: Amenorrhea means that you are not having your period, there are lots of causes of not having periods including pregnancy. If you get pregnant 5 time... Read More

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