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A 21-year-old female asked:

No period for 2 months then i started in may and i am still bleeding lightly it stopped then started again what's wrong ?

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Dr. Laurel Walton
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Medical conditions: Bleeding can occur due to medical problems including but not limited to trauma, endocrine problems such as diabetes, thyroid disease. Medical conditions that affect the liver or the kidneys. Most bleeding concerns in a 21 year old are due to anovulation and need to keep track of your cycle, medications that are taken including the birth control pill and any bleeding Further workup may be needed
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
Irregular periods: Since had 2 anovulatory cycle a hormonal imbalance created favoring estrogen hormone which thickens inner lining of the uterus and cause prolonged menstrual bleeding or spotting . Your gyn can regulate your period with hormone pills.

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Last updated Jul 11, 2015

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