A 31-year-old member asked:
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can kidney stones cause periods to be late?

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Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
Not usually: I am not aware of a relationship between kidney stones and changes in menstrual cycle. However, any stress can result in menstrual cycle changes. So, your body could be reacting to the pain and discomfort caused by the kidney stones to alter your menstrual cycle.
Answered on Dec 15, 2017
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Koota
29 years experience Urology
pregnancy and stones: The straight answer is absolutely not. Rare exceptions could be severe associated infections.
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Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience General Practice
UNLIKELY: A missed period (amenorrhea) is usually caused by pregnancy--so this needs to be ruled out first. Other causes incude being underweight (as in heavy d ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
No association: No apparent association between kidney stones and periods.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Pregnancy test: Renal stone is not a cause of missed period. If you had sex since your last period, do a pregnancy test. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 ... Read More

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