A 19-year-old female asked:
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I am experiencing missed or late menstrual period and irregular menstrual periods.

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irreg period: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit.
Answered on Jan 11, 2019
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