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A 23-year-old female asked:

i gave birth on march 19(i lost my baby the same day coz of prematurity).when can i expect to menstruate?i don't have my period till now.

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Dr. Christopher Duggar
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Unknown : The return of menses after a birth, especially a stressful one can be unpredictable ... Would give it 3-9 months to normalize.

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