A member asked:

I am 48, last period was 2 days shorter than normal but bleeding was normal, i missed my last period, 3 neg preg tests, it's a week overdue?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Jeff Livingston answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

At 48 years old some menstrual irregularity is expected as one approaches perimenopause. The hormonal production from the ovary begins to decrease causing cycle disruption. If you are concerned about pregnancy then proper precautions for contraception need to be taken. See an Obgyn for options.

Answered Apr 25, 2015



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