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I'm having late period with thick white discharge. What is this?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Uncertain. If you: Have been sexually active would encourage you to take a home pregnancy test. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems.
Answered on Dec 13, 2015

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