A 22-year-old female asked:
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Im 18 and about 5'9"-5'10" and weigh 232lbs..can not having a period be because of my weight??

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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Unlikely: If you have missed your period, suggest you check a urine pregnancy test if its over 7-10 days late. You can miss periods early in life uf you just started to menstruate, but I am assuming you had regular periods for a few years by now
Answered on Jul 2, 2016
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