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Should i be concerned that my period was 3 days late last month and now this month i didn't have a period at all?

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Dr. Carl kgabo Tabane
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Home Pregnancy test: Are you on any contraceptives? Can you provide the exact dates? Take a home pregnancy test.

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A member asked:

My period started 3 weeks late and has now lasted for 10 days. Should i be concerned?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Barbara Toppin
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: It is not uncommon to have an abnormal period once. Stress strenuous exercise, medical problem like diabetes or thyroid condition are a few reasons one might have repeated episodes of abnormal menses. See your md, if appropriate do a pregnancy test.
Fordyce, AR
A 21-year-old female asked:

What Does It Mean When YOUR Period Last FOR Two Days, ITS Been Doing THIS FOR 3 Months now.

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Can be normal: As long as your periods are regular, this is in the normal range. How heavy and long the bleeding is depends on how much uterine lining there is to bleed off. Lots of women take birth control pills just to have periods like this.
Jersey City, NJ
A 18-year-old female asked:

Last months period was really heavy. And now this month my period lasted 3 days and was light. Why is this?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Variation: Slight variation from month to month is normal and expected. If you would like more consistent cycles consider starting one of the many birth control options
A 27-year-old male asked:

My period is irregular what could it be? Over the last two months i've been 3 days late. It's usually right on time.

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Guy VanDell
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
It's complicated: This is probably something that needs a office visit. It could be many different causes. I would recommend seeing a obgyn for this issue.
A 41-year-old member asked:

What if you are 2-3 days late on getting your period?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Possible reasons>: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy.

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