A 47-year-old female asked:
i'm 47 & haven't had a period for 2yrs. could this be caused from endometriosis or something besides menapause? what could be the cause of no period.
2 doctor answers
Dr. Michael Traub answered
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Not Endometriosis: Unless you are taking hormonal medicine for endometriosis, the endometriosis would not cause lack of periods. By definition, unless proven otherwise, you are now in menopause.
Answered on Dec 31, 2012
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