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what causes a missed period besides pregnancy

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Some thoughts...: In a woman with regular periods, some causes of a late period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, h ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Late ovulation: Late ovulation, hands down, is the most frequent reason for a late period (period starts late.) for a missed period (doesn't come at all, ) pregnancy ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Some reasons: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Reasons....: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illnes ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Several things: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to t ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Many reasons: See ob/gyne.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Period delay: After 35, the ovary needs more stimulation to ovulate. If ovulation then occurs, the period will begin in about 14 days (if not pregnant, of course). ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
May be too early: If period does not come in 1 week repeat pregnancy test.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Tests are accurate: Today's home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A co ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Late period ? : Menstrual periods occur 14 days before the onset of a period, unless pregnancy intervenes. A delay in onset may be caused by stress (emotional, covid ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon. Anovulatory cycles are one cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. Yo ... Read More
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