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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Delay In Periods

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Cause of delay in menstral periods?

Cause of delay in menstral periods?

Some 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. ...Read more

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What are the causes of irregular menstruation in girls?

What are the causes of irregular menstruation in girls?

Hormone problems: Imbalanced levels of estrogen and progesterone, a high sugar, high carb, high fried food and vegetable oil, high soy diet can make this much worse. ...Read more

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Causes of prolonged menstrual flow in teenagers?

Causes of prolonged menstrual flow in teenagers?

Menses: There are several reasons fr abnormal menses especially in young girls, but it is importnt to have her checked for both anemia and hormonal imbalance. She may need to be placed on oral birth control until she regulates. ...Read more

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What causes breast tenderness during irregular periods and in the absence of pregnancy?

What causes breast tenderness during irregular periods and in the absence of pregnancy?

Hormone changes: Having irregular periods can mean hormonal imbalance . Hormonal changes cause breast tenderness known as fibrocystic changes (see some of my posts on breast tenderness & fibrocystic changes). You may also be peri menopausal . I recommend you contact your gynecologist. ...Read more

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What are the causes of irregular periods in nulligravid woman?

What are the causes of irregular periods in nulligravid woman?

Ovulation: Ovulation is necessary to have normal spontaneous menstrual periods. After ovulation the hormone Progesterone rises; if no pregnancy occurs, Progesterone falls and a period begins. In anovulation there is no Progesterone rise: menstruation cannot occur, so periods are irregular or absent altogether. ...Read more

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What are the causes of two periods in a month cancer.?

What are the causes of two periods in a month cancer.?

Not necessarily: Menses can become irregular particularly as you approach menopausal years. If the irregularity persists have your gynecologist check you further. ...Read more

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What are some of the common causes of irregular periods?

What are some of the common causes of irregular periods?

PCOS, Hormones: Irregular periods can be those that occur too often, too infrequently, are very light or very heavy. They can be caused by polycystic ovarian syndrome, pregnancy, hormone changes, perimenopause, and medications. Other causes include elevated prolactin levels or thyroid problems. ...Read more

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What is the cause for irregular periods of girl of age 22?

What is the cause for irregular periods of girl of age 22?

Irregular menses: Reasons for irregularity include weight gain or loss, breastfeeding, alcohol use, eating disorders, marked emotional stress, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, cervical polyps, polycystic ovarian syndrome, excessive exercise ; pregnancy. When a girl has just started menstruating ; around the time of menopause periods can be irregular. ...Read more

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Use of duphastone to delay onset of periods?

Use of duphastone to delay onset of periods?

Dydrogesterone : Or duphaston is a progestin used in many countries outside of the us. It is unapproved in the us. Its reported use includes treatment of Progesterone deficiencies and to counteract unopposed estrogen in hormone replacement therapy. ...Read more

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Can deficiency in iron cause a delay in menstrual periods?

Can deficiency in iron cause a delay in menstrual periods?

Yes it can: Yes Iron deficiency which causes Anemia can cause delay in menstruation.But there can be other causes as well and most common is pregnancy,and other hormonal changes,early menopause So at age 45 you are close to menopause as well,but if it is due to Iron Deficiency,correct it by Iron Therapy prescribed by your doctor depending on your Iron Level and Periods may resume ...Read more

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What are the causes of hormone imbalance in teens?

What are the causes of hormone imbalance in teens?

Ovaries: Depends what type of hormone imbalance you are talking about. Often times the ovaries don't make teheproper amounts of estrogen and or progesterone, so teens can commonly have irregular periods, you can do hormone blood tests and if nothing is out of the ordinary( like low thyroid, etc. ) the teen can be cycled on low dose birth control pills to regulate the cycles. ...Read more

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Is there a condition that can cause extreme weight gain and absence of periods in adolescent girls?

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Is there a condition that can cause extreme weight gain and absence of periods in adolescent girls?

PCOS: Polycystic ovary syndrome may be the cause. The absence of periods is caused by excessive weight gain. This condition should be evaluated and managed properly. Pcos does not cause weight gain, it is most often the other way around. There may be hereditary tendencies for this condition. ...Read more

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Is there extreme dieting in girls that causes loss of their periods?

Is there extreme dieting in girls that causes loss of their periods?

Yes: If a girl has a very low body fat or has stressed her body by rapid weight loss - it can cause her to miss periods. ...Read more

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Causes of delayed ovulation?

Causes of delayed ovulation?

Ovulation: Causes of delayed ovulation can be multiple, for example: having irregular menstrual periods, stress in your personal life, obesity, polycystic ovarian syndrome, your age, medical conditions affecting the female system, some medications, hx of long acting contraceptives like Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). ...Read more

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What is the cause of light spotty periods and pain in your ovarian area?

What is the cause of light spotty periods and pain in your ovarian area?

Hormones: Your hormones, estrogen and progesterone, are the primary precursors to the amount of bleeding you have and the length of your menstrual cycle. Some women have ovarian pain every month when they ovulate. A good idea might be to keep the menstrual calendar, in this way. After you have a few months data, you can take calendar to your doctor and discuss your symptoms. ...Read more

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Causes of cellulite in men?

Causes of cellulite in men?

Unusual: As you probably know cellulite is abnormal fat which has fibrous tissue around it which in turn causes dimpling of the skin. Please see a board certified plastic surgeon or dermatologist who treats this. ...Read more