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What are all the reasons a girl can miss her period?

What are all the reasons a girl can miss her period?

Lack of periods: There are many reasons a girl can miss her period, and it would be difficult to make any list of "all" possibilities. The most common reasons are pregnancy, contraception, inadequate hormone stimulation of the uterus, low body fat, stress, medications. A less common reason can include infection causing adhesions in the uterus. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could a girl miss her period from drinking or eating?

Please tell me, could a girl miss her period from drinking or eating?

I don't understand: I don't understand your question. Everyone eats and drinks! If a woman doesn't get enough calories and is significantly underweight, she can miss periods. If she is significantly overweight, it can cause a hormone imbalance as well. If it is less than 2 years from when you started the periods, they may be irregular at times. If your periods continue to irregular, see your doctor. ...Read more

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My girl missed her period and now its one month and 12 days passed from her last period. Please help?

My girl missed her period and now its one month and 12 days passed from her last period. Please help?

It's time for her to: See an OB to verify a positive " home" pregnancy test. For counseling & ob, go with her to a planned parenthood free clinic. She needs to be on Folic Acid supplements & prenatal vitamins if she's pregnant & plans to continue the pregnancy, which is her choice to make, it's also important for her to avoid alcohol, tobacco & drugs/meds, as the fetal brain starts forming 3 weeks after conception. ...Read more

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Is it normal for girl to miss her period for 7 months, bt she is not pregnant?

Is it normal for girl to miss her period for 7 months, bt she is not pregnant?

Commonly occurs: A few days variation or even a missed period is not unusual for most women. In the first few years after your period starts, you may have irregular periods or even long stretches without bleeding. Do be sure that you cannot be pregnant. ...Read more

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What are the most common reasons a girl would miss her period besides pregnancy?

What are the most common reasons a girl would miss her period besides pregnancy?

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 (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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What does it mean if a girl bleeds 2 days after intercourse and missed her period?

What does it mean if a girl bleeds 2 days after intercourse and missed her period?

Spotting: Irregular spotting is one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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How soon after intercourse can a girl miss her period and be pregnant?

How soon after intercourse can a girl miss her period and be pregnant?

As soon: As the next cycle, if the intercourse occurred at a fertile time. If you miss your next cycle check a pregnancy test or it is close enough within 72 hour of the intercourse use a preventative. All the best. ...Read more

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I had sex with my girl friend two days befor her period, is there any chance to pregnancy, if yes when will miss her period?

I had sex with my girl friend two days befor her period, is there any chance to pregnancy, if yes when will miss her period?

The chances are: Low for pregnancy at that time. Once a woman is pregnant her periods cease. Use protection every time if you are not ready to become parents. ...Read more

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My girl missed her period, she has depression and has been stressed a lot. Took a pregnacy test it was negative. Was it missed because of depression?

My girl missed her period, she has depression and has been stressed a lot. Took a pregnacy test it was negative. Was it missed because of depression?

Not really: Stress may have altered her pattern of egg release/menses. The test may also be a false negative. It takes time for the new fetal mass to generate the chemicals that turn a urine test positive. It is more likely to be false positive early in the timing than later. If there was unprotected exposure, pregnancy would be possible. If not, it is likely the stress. ...Read more

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12yr old girl not sexually active missed period for almost two months is this normal?

12yr old girl not sexually active missed period for almost two months is this normal?

Yes: Especially when first starting your period, it is not abnormal to have stretches without a period. Called "anovulatory cycles", it's a period with no ovulation, and no resulting menses. The whole system is still getting into sync, and the hormones sometimes don't communicate properly with each other right away. If it's a notably prolonged period, abnormal bleeding or there's pain, call your doc. ...Read more

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What happen if you had sex without a condom but the male didn't cum in the girl vagina but she still missed her period?

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What happen if you had sex without a condom but the male didn't cum in the girl vagina but she still missed her period?

Get pregnant + STDs: Any time you have sex w/o using condom, you risk both pregnancy & stds, even if guy doesn't ejaculate inside girl. That's because sperm are present in lubrication fluid even before ejaculation. Bottom line: wear a condom each & every time. It's not worth the risk. And do so even if she's taking a birth control pill or shot since those don't prevent stds. ...Read more

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If u had period Nov and if u miss next month could u be pregnant?

If u had period Nov and if u miss next month could u be pregnant?

When in doubt: Just check pregnancy test. And if you are late and first pregnancy test was negative, check it again in 1 week. If you have two negatives then you can rest assured. Then see if your periods will return to normal. If it does not in 3-4 months, you may need to visit GYN or family physician to consider other methods of regulating your periods. ...Read more

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Took ec on 5th bled on 11th. Fr 2 days. Periods due on 23rd. What if I miss this mnths period ad get them on next mnth? Wil I be pregnant?

Took ec on 5th bled on 11th. Fr 2 days. Periods due on 23rd. What if I miss this mnths period ad get them on next mnth? Wil I be pregnant?

Pregnancy test: Irregular bleeding is common after using emergency contraception. Always check a pregnancy test two weeks later to make sure it worked. Consider using birth control to prevent these kind of scares in the future. ...Read more

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Miss period 3 times can I be pregnant?

Miss period 3 times can I be pregnant?

Amenorrhea: Most common cause of amenorrhea which is missing your period for 3 months is pregnancy. But there are other causes. Do a home pregnancy test and see your doctor about this. ...Read more

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How quickly to miss period when pregnant?

How quickly to miss period when pregnant?

Anytime: Obtain a home pregnancy test. They turn positive at about the time your next expected period would begin. If negative, repeat in one week. ...Read more

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Can you miss a period and not be pregnant?

Yes: Yes. That is not uncommon. However, if you are concerned that you could be pregnant and have missed a period - best to take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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If your pregnant do you miss your first period?

Once you are: Pregnant you stop having periods until the baby is born. ...Read more

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If you miss a period does that mean your pregnant?

No: Missed periods are sometime do to pregnancy but often not. It can be from multiple causes such as obesity, poly cystic ovarian syndrome, weight changes, stress, and others. ...Read more

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It it possible to miss a period and not be pregnant?

It it possible to miss a period and not be pregnant?

Yes: Periods are all hormone related, so a fluctuation in hormones, stress, illness, or severe weight loss can all result in irregular/missed periods. ...Read more

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How common is it to miss a period, but not be pregnant?

How common is it to miss a period, but not be pregnant?

Very: Your period could be delayed for many reasons including stress or hormonal irregularities. See you gyn for further advice. ...Read more

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Do u have to miss your period in order to be pregnant?

Do u have to miss your period in order to be pregnant?

Yes: Most of the time you will miss a period when you become pregnant, although in some infrequent cases a woman could have mild period at the beginning and still be pregnant. If in doubt take a pregnancy test. Take care! ...Read more

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Would it be healthy to miss a period and not be pregnant?

It can hapen: There are a number of other causes of missed periods, but labs and sonographic imaging are required to look for these. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a woman to miss a period and not be pregnant?

Is it possible for a woman to miss a period and not be pregnant?

Yes: Pregnancy may be one of the more common reasons of a missed period, but certainly not the only reason. Hormonal imbalance either stemming from the ovary or from the brain (hypothalamus and pituitary) are other potential causes. Uterine problems can also affect bleeding. Skipped cycles on occasion can happen, but require evaluation if persistent. ...Read more

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How long does it take to miss your period if you are pregnant? I

How long does it take to miss your period if you are pregnant? I

Unsure: I am not quite sure what you mean. However, if your period does not come at the expected time, get a pregnancy test and you will find out. ...Read more

Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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