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when should i worry about irregular periods.went to gyn said nothing to worry about.but kept bringing up uterine cancer.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Too young: You are too young for uterine cancer. Do take HPV vaccine. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx

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