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I'm 49, have missed this months period, I experienced jet lag after last period & fatigue, depression, bloated, disturbed sleep. Preg test = negativ?

I'm 49, have missed this months period, I experienced jet lag after last period & fatigue, depression, bloated, disturbed sleep. Preg test = negativ?

Maybe early signs: Menopause often starts slowly with a missed period, then normal, then a few missed..... It can also be less blood and shorter and different side effects. See your OBGYN or Dr to clarify, but this is possible at 49. Still do use birth control if you do not want a baby! Best! ...Read more

Missed Period (Definition)

A missed period is when you don't have a period at your normal time. Because a missed period can be due to pregnancy, even a period that is signficantly lighter or shorter can be considered a missed period and possible pregnancy. And having early symptoms of early pregnancy such as sore breasts or mild nausea would increase ...Read more


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Is a missed period normal?

Is a missed period normal?

It may be, BUT could be pregnancy: Pregnancy is certainly the most common reason for a missed period when sexually active. An anovulatory cycle (your ovary just does not release an egg that month), thyroid conditions, rapid weight fluctuations, extreme exercise, stress, etc. Are all other causes that may be possible. If you are having sex unprotected, check pregnancy tests, otherwise if you miss your next one too, see dr. For eval. ...Read more

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Missed period negative test?

See your doctor.: I assume from your question you had a negative pregnancy test. The menstrual cycle can vary by a few days from month to month, so if your period is only a few days late, I wouldn't worry. However, if your period is delayed by more than just a couple days you should repeat the test and call or visit your doctor. ...Read more

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What does a missed period mean?

Anovulation: If you missed a period and your pregnancy test came back negative, then you most likely had an anovulatory cycle, meaning your ovaries didn't release an egg. This happens from time to time but if consistent, see your doctor because you may have a hormonal imbalance. Consider a birth control consultation to regulate your periods and avoid unplanned pregnancy. ...Read more

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Missed period I have not been having period

Missed period I have not been having period

Take HPT: 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 (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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How many days is considered a missed period?

How many days is considered a missed period?

Amenorrhea: Primary amenorrhea is defined as the absence of menses by 13 years of age when there is no visible secondary sexual characteristic development or by 15 years of age in the presence of normal secondary sexual characteristics. A woman who has previously menstruated can develop secondary amenorrhea, which is defined as absence of menstruation for three normal menstrual cycles or 6 months. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: missed period?

No period.: A missed period is when you don't have a period at your normal time. Because a missed period can be due to pregnancy, even a period that is signficantly lighter or shorter can be considered a missed period and possible pregnancy. And having early symptoms of early pregnancy such as sore breasts or mild nausea would increase the possibiliity of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Which other reasons are there for getting a missed period?

Which other reasons are there for getting a missed period?

Many reasons!: Besides pregnancy, common causes for isolated missed periods in women with previously normal periods include: include perimenopause, premature ovarian failure (if under 40), polycystic ovary syndrome, endocrine abnormalities, medication side effects, and prolonged high stress levels. If you miss more than a few, it's best to visit a gyn to figure out what's going on. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are some leads to of a missed period?

Could you tell me what are some leads to of a missed period?

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

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Pelvi pain with missed period?

Pelvi pain with missed period?

Ovarian cyst: If this is an acute episode of pelvic pain, and missed period it can be due to an ovarian cyst and or pregnancy. Due a home pregnancy test or see your gynecologist for evaluation.
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Can smoking cause a missed period?

Can smoking cause a missed period?

Anovulatory cycles: During which an egg is not released, and there is no menstrual bleeding (period) are common in very young women and in women who are approaching the age of menopause, and in PCOS. Smoking does decrease fertility and increases the risk of anovulatory cycles; however, many women who smoke cigarettes continue to have regular periods. Smoking causes many other health problems. ...Read more

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Can low blood cause missed period?

Can low blood cause missed period?

Anemia: Can low blood cause missed period? I believe what you are refering is if having low hemoglobin level can cause a missed period. The body can sense that there is a low level of hemoglobin and hematocrit (blood components) and might cause a delay in your period to replenish itself. However don't rely on this and if missed period consider pregnancy or other medical condition. See your obgyn. ...Read more

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Missed period and ovary twinges of pain?

Missed period: Take pregnancy test, if negative see gynecologist, most likly you may have ovarian cyst. ...Read more

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What are side effects of a missed period?

Missed period: Missing a period does not have a side effect. What is causing the missed period can have an actual effect on you. Pregnancy, thryoid disease, hormonal imbalances, being overweight, life stressors etc. See your physician to rule out these medical conditions. ...Read more

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Would endometriosis cause a missed period?

Would endometriosis cause a missed period?

Depends: Irregular and missed periods happen due to irregular or missed ovulations, also from pregnancy and menopause. Endometriosis does not affect your cycle regularity. ...Read more

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What can be some reason of a missed period?

What can be some reason of a missed period?

Menstrual cycles: It is common for young women to skip a period or have irregular cycles. It is also more likely to happen if you are very athletic, gain or lose weight, using birth control pills, or have an eating disorder. Still, if you are sexually active, you could be pregnant. I would track your cycles to see if it happens often and see your doctor if you notice that it becomes more irregular. ...Read more

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Can implantation occur after missed period?

Can implantation occur after missed period?

Unlikely: Implantation usually occurs about 7 to 10 days after conception - the period almost always occurs 14 days after ovulation if conception does not occur. Implantation would happen before the period would be due. ...Read more

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Could mono be the cause of a missed period?

Could mono be the cause of a missed period?

Mononucleosis: If you have proven "mononucleosis" (Epstein-Barr disease) it can cause delays in ovulation which will postpone the onset of your period. If you have breast tenderness, nausea, get a serum HCG test to see if you might also be pregnant. ...Read more

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Can low iron in the body cause missed period?

Can low iron in the body cause missed period?

No: Missing a period, means less blood loss which usually will cause less iron depletion. However in cases of severe malnutrition, such as seen with anorexia, a woman can stop menstruation and have low iron but it is not the cause. If your periods are less frequent and flow is not heavy, your doctor should check for other causes of low iron. ...Read more

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Been having blood 6 days after missed period?

This might be a late: Period. Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e., polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is day after missed period too early to test?

Is day after missed period too early to test?

No: Home pregnancy tests can show positive as early as 3-4 days after implantation. Implantation generally occurs 6-12 days after ovulation. So if the egg was fertilized right at ovulation and you used the most sensitive home test it could be positive at 9 days. On average it is 13-14 days after fertilization/ovulation when it is positive. Best results are 5-6 days after kissed period. ...Read more

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Why and how does stress cause a missed period?

Why and how does stress cause a missed period?

Unknown: The reason is unknown, but the hormone cycle that happens is sensitive, and can easily be thrown off. Stress hormones influence the release of the hormones from the brain that control the cycle, but why and how it happens is not known. ...Read more

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White dischrage after missed period of 10 days?

White dischrage after missed period of 10 days?

White discharge: Need more information. Could be normal if discharge seems ok ...Read more

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I have missed period & my last period was on 13?

I have missed period & my last period was on 13?

Get test: If concerned re pregnancy suggest taking a test for same. ...Read more

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What does lots of discharge & missed period mean?

What does lots of discharge & missed period mean?

Many possibilities: These symptoms can mean several different things including a pregnancy. Please see you gynecologist soon. ...Read more

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Missed period and a toothache, are they connected?

Missed period and a toothache, are they connected?

No correlation: You should consult a dentist and get an evaluation of the teeth and gums. Take care. ...Read more

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Jet Lag (Definition)

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