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A 16-year-old female asked:

Hi i am 16 yo female, started puberty at 12 and have not had first period. mother and other relatives got theirs around 13/14, is there anything to be?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
Delayed menses: See your MD for a check up. It may be a normal delay however there may be an underlying cause. You should have blood work and imaging. All the best.

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