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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Irregular menstrual periods can because my hormones pregnancy infection or even polycystic ovary condition she OB/GYN doctor in person to get in a val ... Read More

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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Maybe something else: The hormone cycle at your age can still varying in intensity and occasional cause a slight irregularity. Good that you are taking precautions. Repeat ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to tell: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine preg ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Bloating: could be related to PMS, period. GI issues, etc. with pregnancy less likely with this scenario. Take a pregnancy test if you miss your period.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
Suggest see GP: Suggest see GP to exclude pregnancy or complicated ovarian cyst.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hermilando Payen
56 years experience Pathology
Secretory Phase: This is where you are in your monthly cycle and this is just part of the hormonal changes that you are experiencing when your ovaries, tubes and uteru ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
31 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Try ibuprofen: Try to avoid salty and fatty foods during this time, exercise and try non steroidal anti inflammatory agents like motrin.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sonober Umair
18 years experience Pediatrics
Most do.: During menses your body releases prostaglandins a type of chemical that gives you cramps and makes you feel bloated, also during menses your body is n ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Some do : if this is a recurring problem for you then consider talking to an Obgyn about one of the many birth control options available to reduce your symptoms ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Bloated: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including ... Read More
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