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A 29-year-old female asked:

My last period was 4/8/17 i was sexual active now i'm 9 days late took a pregnancy test is negative. help?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Late period: Reasons for missed / late period include: an anovulatory cycle in which no egg is released, marked v or ^ in weight; eating disorder; Over-exercising (endurance athletics), stress, travel, significant illnesses, oral contraceptives & other meds, Illegal drug use, breast feeding, hormone imbalances and medical problems (i.e., PCOS). Pregnancy is #1 reason.
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Last updated May 17, 2017

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