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A 23-year-old female asked:

Can stress play a big role in delaying a woman's menstrual cycle?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Stress and menses: Yes. Stress can play a role in causing variations in womens menstrual cycle. Good idea to keep a journal of stress and your menstrual cycles to see if there is any affect of the stress. Discuss this with your doctor at your next examination.
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