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A 37-year-old member asked:

Can thyroidism affect my monthly period?

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Dr. Darrin Cunningham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
Yes: thyroid dysfunction can affect you menstrual cycle. If you havent been checked, it is an easy blood test.
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