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A 17-year-old female asked:

Am really confused, it was august i last had a period am 8 weeks late and discharge is thick and white have had a few pregnancy tests which r negative?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
If you were pregnant: At 8 weeks late - you would have had a + pregnancy test by now. Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems.
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