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Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Dexamethasone: I do not know of any vitamins that will affect your menstrual cycle but see that you are taking dexamethasone. This is a powerful medicine with many s ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
45 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Physiologocal: This can be mostly your body adapting to the hormones. Other pathology and pregnancy must be excluded. Consult your pedi.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
The list is long: Always check for pregnancy. Other causes: chronic illness, acute weight changes, endocrine disorders, stress - just to name a few.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristie Deblasio
11 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Period: I cannot speak from a medical perspective, but from a psychological perspective, stress can affect your cycle onset and duration.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Periods: There is always the possibility of variation in your menstral cycle. A normal cycle can be anywhere from 21-35 days.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Not quite sure that: I understand this. You have had a period or you you haven't had your period but are spotting? If you have been sexually active please take a home preg ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irreg period: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: The period will consistently come about two weeks after ovulation, so if ovulation is late the period will be late.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
25 years experience in Fertility Medicine
It should ...: The 2nd half of the cycle (luteal phase) starts with ovulation and ends with a period, or goes on into pregnancy. Most luteal phases should be 13-14 d ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Armando E. Hernandez-Rey
Specializes in Fertility Medicine
Two separate issues: Late ovulation leads to late menstruation. If you are pregnant then menstruation may never come or if you have a biochemical pregnancy then you may ha ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sounds normal: A normal menstrual period can happen plus or minus a few days of when you expect it. That doesn't mean anything is wrong. Cramping and brown-lookin ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular bleed: Implantation bleeding is much more common on the internet than in real life. It occurs rarely and exclusively in someone who is pregnant. The only way ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Hard to guess: 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 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience in Pathology
Hormonal variations: It is not unusual at your age to have cycle variations of this kind. If you have no reason to suspect pregnancy then the test result is consistent, ot ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Hormonal changes: or fluctuations of female hormones, stress, tension, anxiety, nutritional factors,and possible thyroid issues can also be causes. Consiltyour GYN.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Collins
40 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: You could be pregnant. You also may have a vaginal infection or STD. You should be checked by a doctor.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Monique Ruberu
18 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Marraige or age?: Could be due to stress and recent changes, or could be early peri menopausal changes.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Congratulations!: You will need less stock in kimberly clark sanitary products as this is normal for some patients and longer day menstrual patients are envious of you.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yashica Robinson White
16 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly stress: As you know, it is important to rule out pregnancy, take a pregnancy test. If it is negative and this is the first time, i recommend you just monitor ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruth
21 years experience in Internal Medicine
LMP: Periods for a regular woman are days 1 till 28. Day one is first bleeding. Usually day 1-4 to 7 is bleeding. Then day 14 is ovulation. So LM ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Not sure I : Understand completely. If your period is late, then would take a pregnancy test.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Schnider
46 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ovulation: A longer menstrual cycle could mean a longer follicular phase (the time before ovulation) this is variable although usually about 14 days. The luteal ... Read More

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