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How late can your period be and not be pregnant?

How late can your period be and not be pregnant?

Many months: If your period is late u needa workup and evaluation with a gyn and an ultrasound. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more


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How late can you be on your period and not be pregnant?

How late can you be on your period and not be pregnant?

See below: You can't have your period while pregnant, but you can bleed while pregnant. Up to 30% of pregnant women will bleed at the time of their expected period because of implantation bleeding. This is bleeding due to the baby attaching to the wall of the womb. The mother often mistates this for her period. ...Read more

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How late can you be for your period and still be normal?

How late can you be for your period and still be normal?

See below: Everybody's different, but in general, a normal cycle can be 21-35 days. ...Read more

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Can late ovulation cause your period to be lighter?

Can late ovulation cause your period to be lighter?

Shouldn't: The timing of ovulation is not known to affect the extent of bleeding in a specific cycle. Your cycles can vary over time and from month to month. ...Read more

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Can late ovulation cause your period to be light?

Shouldn't: The nature of the periods can vary with time and from cycle to cycle. The timing of ovulation in a specific cycle is not likely to affect the amount of bleeding you experience. ...Read more

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Can exercise cause you to be late on your menstrual period?

Can exercise cause you to be late on your menstrual period?

Yes, over- exercise: 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 (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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What can cause your period to be 20 days late besides pregnancy?

What can cause your period to be 20 days late besides pregnancy?

Some causes: 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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How late can a period be without you being pregnant?

How late can a period be without you being pregnant?

Depends: You will have a period 2 weeks after you ovulate if you do not conceive. If you do not have a period and you are not pregnant, then you probably did not ovulate. ...Read more

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How late can my period be and still be ok?

How late can my period be and still be ok?

?: It's all relative. Get a home pregnancy test. They become positive at about the time you'd be starting your next expected period. If it's negative, repeat in 1 week and call your doctor. ...Read more

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How many days before your period can you get pregnant?

How many days before your period can you get pregnant?

14: If you count the first day of your period as day#1, then most women ovulate around day#14. Consider intercourse only on days 10/12/14/16. This will increase your odds of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you get your period and be pregnant?

Can you get your period and be pregnant?

If you have a: normal period - that means you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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Can stress of thinking your pregnant cause a period to be late if so how long by and how common can this be ?

Can stress of thinking your pregnant cause a period to be late if so how long by and how common can this be ?

Yes: Stress in any form has been associated with messing up the menstrual cycle. It is thought to be common but no one really knows how much influence it has. There is no predictability as to how much it can throw off the timing so it is impossible to say how many days it will be altered. ...Read more

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Can your period be late after losing your virginity?

Can your period be late after losing your virginity?

If you become : Pregnant it can. 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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Can you see your period and be pregnant?

Can you see your period and be pregnant?

No: If u are preg the bleeding is not your epriod , u can have bleeding in early pregnancy with either a normal or abnormal pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can just being sick cause your period to be late by a week?

Yes, it's possible.: 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 (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you start your period and be pregnant?

Can you start your period and be pregnant?

See below: Up to 30% of pregnant people will bleed during their expected menses due to implantation bleeding. This leads to conusion because these women may not know they're pregnant. They'll think that they got pregnant during their period when they didn't. ...Read more

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Why can your period be late but not be pregnant?

Why can your period be late but not be pregnant?

Yes yes: Amny reasoins it can be late see your gyn for a blood preg test, blood work and an ultrasound. ...Read more

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Why can your period be so irregular?

Why can your period be so irregular?

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

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How soon after your period that you can become pregnant?

How soon after your period that you can become pregnant?

Birds and The Bees: Pregnancy occurs when a sperm meets an egg that has been released acutely from an ovary. This impregnation is only possible on the day of ovulation. Ovulation, not your periods, is the centerpiece of your menstrual cycle. You should know when you ovulate. Sperm can survive in a female up to five days. So, sperm deposited in the vagina can cause pregnancy up to five days prior to ovulation. ...Read more