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does semen delay menstrual cycle

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Broken condom: If you had a normal menstrual period the following day after the condom broke, then you should not worry, as it is unlikely that you would get pregnan ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Lots: Lots of things can, but the most common are pregnancy, illness, medications, and starvation.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy?: You could be pregnant or your period can be delayed for many reasons including stress or viral illnesses. Consult your gyn.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anne Hale
Dr. Anne Hale answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many: Some of the most common would be stress, thyroid disorders, pregnancy, an ovarian cyst, or a hormonal imbalance. Testing is required to further eval ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Sex: Sex does not delay the menstrual cycle, except for possible pregnancy, which does delay the menstrual cycle.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Alcohol does not affect the cycle.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wesley Grootwassink
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: I can not think of any reason pineapple would have any effect on periods
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormonal changes: Birth control alters and controls the hormonal balance. Alterations in the hormones are what prevents pregnancy
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually not: Cervicitis is inflammation of the cervix. It can sometimes cause bleeding between periods, but typically does not stop the menstrual cycle.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Implantation: Theoretically yes, but it wouldn't delay more than 1-2 days without a positive pregnancy test. If a period is late and test negative it's possible, bu ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: Having sexual activities doesn't change the timing of one's menstrual cycle (unless the woman gets pregnant).
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Variable: Days to weeks to months.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That depends on : Reason. Normal white discharge (leukorrhea) or a yeast infection shouldn't delay your period. If your period is late and you have been sexually active ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
25 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: Over the counter painkillers like Ibuprofen or midol are ok to take. Birth control pills also help many women ... Talk to your doctor.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: Hi. Yes, elevated testosterone can make periods irregular, or stop altogether. Have you had any male pattern hair growth? This is seen most commonly i ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Significant fasting: Coud stress the body to the point that a period was delayed or skipped.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Fibroid: If anything, the menstrual cycle should return to normal following fibroidectomy.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience Urology
See answer: The onset of one's menstrual cycle fairly reliably occurs in most women 12-16 days after ovulation. So, delayed ovulation often associated with a long ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If pregnant: Having sex does not alter one’s menstrual cycle unless pregnancy occurs.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
No: It should not, unless it was followed by something that got one pregnant.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Krulak
22 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: A single fast as an uncommon occurrence is unlikely to affect menses. However, a fasting regimen that results in significant weight loss can certainl ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No delay: Virginity does not delay menstruation.

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