U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Mansfield, OH
A 25-year-old female asked:

Other than pregnancy, why would my menstrual cycle would be a week late when it's been regular for over a year? no major changes. only slightly weight

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 21 years experience
Several causes: There are several causes for this. One common cause is cyst formation where the cyst is hormonally active and causes cycle delay. These cysts are typically benign and resolve spontaneously. If the cycle irregularity persists, see your gynecologist.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Apr 12, 2013


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.