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42 Day Menstrual Cycle
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
b4 irregular long ovulatory cycles (36, 38 days)&now 32 cycles with 14 day luteal phase each cycle. sudden regular? just added multivitamins wellWomen
10 day period. Alternating between light, spotting, and medium. After 55 day annovulatory cycle. Cycles differ from 42-66 days.
Prolonged periods: are common among women who have annovulatory cycles, and are not reason for concern, unless bleeding is heavy. A prolonged period can cause a woman to develop anemia, especially if the bleeding is heavy. Make sure your diet is rich in iron, and consider taking an iron supplement during your period. If you feel more weak, tired, or lightheaded than usual, have your hemoglobin checked. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possibly pregnant: The number one reason for not having a period is being pregnant. Every physician would recommend you take a home pregnancy test to determine if this is the case. If you are not pregnant then there are a number of issues that it could be, such as a thyroid issue, or polycistic ovarian disease, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Av cycle length 38 days. Off pill 9 months. Suspected chemical pregnancy last cycle. First day bleed, cycle day 1. Now day 47 no period, I'm worried?
Day 25 of cycle: intermittent brown spotting. Day 25-32 of cycle: 1-2 day menses. Low progesterone?
Mittelschmerz: Mittelschmerz is a term used to describe ovulatory pain. Generally it is noted to occur at mid-cycle, when ovulation is occurring and lasts for 2-3 days. If pain persists beyond ovulation, a persistent ovarian cyst may be present that warrants further investigation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lighter period: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives, perimenopause & implantation bleeding in early pregnancy which rarely occurs. ...Read more
Im on 100mg clomid (clomiphene) cycle day 3-7 its cycle day 14 having lower abdomen cramps pregnancy? or ovulation?
67 days since last menstrual cycle; the cycle before was 42 days. Am I not ovulating? What could cause the irregular/long cycles? Recommended tests?
All about the egg: Ovulation drives your period. If you don't ovulate, or you ovulate later than usual, your period will come later. This can be the way you are, or it can be affected by age, activity, weight, meds, or hormone issues. Get your thyroid checked, prolactin level, and FSH. If you have acne or facial hair, might want to check two male hormones, testosterone and DHEA - S. Good luck! ...Read more
Is ovulation based of how many days period flow? Or first day counting menstrual til next cycle? Having a 5 day cycle when do i ovulate?
Restate question: Cycle length is from the 1st day of your period to the first day of next period. You ovulate 14 days before your period starts. ...Read more
Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more