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What causes amenorrhea?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Amenorrhea: Pregnancy is one cause of amenorrhea. How long since you last period? When did you last see your gynecologist? Early menopause does occur but infrequently. Again, please see your gynecologist.
Answered on Dec 11, 2018

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