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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: It happens. See your physician.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Duvivier
47 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Seems like normal: What you describe seems like a very common and "normal" variant of menstruation patterns . There is no cause for alarm unless you have other gynecolo ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Struyk
21 years experience Anesthesiology
Make an appointment: Make an appointment with your obgyn for an evaluation. There are many reasons that you can miss periods. If you have a hormone imbalance, etc. You ... Read More
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Dr. Reid Blackwelder
37 years experience Family Medicine
Be seen: No periods for one year at your age is not normal. Please be seen to explore possible causes. I am glad you are not having other symptoms, but somethi ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
This warrants : Medical evaluation if you were previously regular.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cycle: Normal cycle length, from first day of bleeding to next first day of bleeding ranges from 21-32 days. Having shorter cycles may indicate that you are ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
36 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice: You have a hormonal imbalance or possible retained cells on wall of uterus from previous menses. You can be treated with progesterone. This usually c ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
That seems too short: Many women have occasional variation of their menstrual cramps, mucus discharge, some spotting between periods, a heavier period, a lighter period, or ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: If you have a period every month, even if there is a few days difference in timing, then your are regular and normal.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
21 years experience Hospital-based practice
Age food & exercise: As humans approach middle age (welcome to the club!), our metabolisms slow down. So even with the same food intake and the same amount of activity (wh ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
More: Women need more iron in their diet when they menstruate becuase iron in the blood is lost thru menstruation. A diet supplement with 325 mg of iron sul ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Prolonged menses: Your body is signalling through the prolonged menses that something is "amiss" and needs attention, just like the "check engine" light in a car. Pleas ... Read More
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