A 25-year-old female asked:
Should i stress if my period is late one day and if i had protected sex? i have cramps and lower back pain ? i had recent survey, pregnant or period?
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
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Psychiatry 26 years experience
Do HPT: Reasons for missed /late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight gain or loss, over-exercise such as in endurance athletes, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, medications (i.e., birth control) or med problem (polycystic ovary syndrome or Asherman’s syndrome. #1 reason for missed period is pregnancy.
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Pathology 50 years experience
677 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 27, 2017
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