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A 20-year-old female asked:

I have horrible cramps but no period for 6 months, i'm not pregnant. whats wrong? every month i get bad cramps but no blood.

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Dr. Jeffrey Unger
A Verified Doctoranswered
42 years experience
See a doctor: This could be a serious problem. One cause for concern is known as an imperforate hymen in which case you are having a period, but there is no route through which the blood may exit the vagina. See your primary care doctor to have this evaluated.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
No ovulation: It is common for some women to have irregular periods. This is usually due to irregular ovulation. Schedule a visit with an obgyn for testing. They will likely test you for something called pcos as well as thyroid disease and a prolactin level. Birth control will usually regulate the menstrual cycle.

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