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Syracuse, UT
A 24-year-old female asked:

What causes high progesterone levels in young women?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
Progesterone: Reproductive-age women make increased Progesterone during their luteal phase (after ovulation.) there are no diseases charactereized primarily by elevated progesterone. The most common reasons for a 'high' level is pregnancy or taking supplemental progesterone.
Last updated Jun 30, 2014

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