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Menstrual Cycle 27 Days
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
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?
Missed period and now spotting very light pink discharge. My menstrual cycle is very regular, 27 day cycle. Never missed a period before. Pregnant?
Hard to guess: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred) or 1 week after having a "weird" period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate if persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more
Probably day 9 to 11: If you are a healthy woman and you menstruate regularly every 23 days, you are likely to ovulate about 12 to 14 days before the onset of your menstrual bleeding, which would correspond to about day 9 to 11 of your cycles. Keeping a record of your basal body temperature over 2 to 3 cycles or asking your Gyn for an ovulation kit may be better ways to tell "when you ovulate". ...Read more
Ovulation problem: If you are not pregnant, you may have late ovulation. Some women ovulate a little later and therefore have a longer cycle. You can check your hormones and get ultrasound done to rule out polycystic ovaries if your period is consistently late, ie, more than 35 days cycle. Please see a MD. ...Read more
2 day period jan. Missed period this month 4 days late...Took test 4 days before period negative.Now mucus discharge...
ReCheck preg test: First step is to recheck a pregnancy test at home. Anyone having sex is at risk for pregnancy. A home pregnancy test is cheap and reliable. If still negative then schedule a routine visit to discuss more effective birth control and options that would help with menstrual cycle control. Irregular periods are very common. ...Read more
No: Periods so close together indicate a hormone imbalance. If she is weak as well she may be iron deficient and may need vitamin d. With healthy food, 7 1/2 to 8 hours sleep, a good prenatal vitamin with methyl folate and methyl cobalamine, movement through the day and good stress management, her cycle may lengthen and ovulation occur regularly. ...Read more
Spotting x3 days. Period due yesterday. Normally very heavy menses. Neg hpt. 38/overweight. Avg 34 day cycle. No meds. No stress.?
Low SHBG?: Shbg, sex hormone binding globulin gets down-regulated in Insulin resistance (ir). Ir likewise makes you retain adipose tissue, or fat, particularly around the midline. This would explain your being overweight. Other things ir and low shbg can cause is polycystic ovarian syndrome, pcos. Ir frequently causes irregular menses. Have your dr. Check shbg levels and you for ir. See an endo. And ob/gyn. ...Read more
Spotted for 2 days 6 days before period do . Very regular cycle . Had Intercourse on ovulation day . 4 days before period do negative pregnancy t?
Too soon to test: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about 2-3 weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. If the result is negative repeat the test in 4-5 days. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. ...Read more
I have 27 day regular menstrual cycles, this time it is 37th day no periods, hCG urine test negative 3 days ago.Problem?
Period 4 days late - normally 28 day cycle. Neg preg test on day of missed period. Immense cramping with bowel movements?
Bright red/brownish bleeding lighter than regular period 7 days after missed period. Regular periods. 22d cycle. Implantation? Miscarriage?
Irregular bleed: Implantation bleeding is much more common on the internet than in real life. It occurs rarely and exclusively in someone who is pregnant. The only way to know if someone had implantation bleeding or just irregular menstrual bleeding is to wait and see if you are pregnant. If your test is positive then this was implantation bleeding. If it is negative then it is just irregular menstrual bleeding. ...Read more
5 day long mid-cycle spotting during expected ovulation, 15 day late from expected period, fatigue, breast tender, nausea. Neg preg test. Pregnant?
Perhaps: Keep monitoring yourself, you may be checking too soon for the test to confirm. ...Read more
Sex the day after period ends (CD 5). 4 weeks later, w/ light bleeding. Breakthrough bleeding, implantation bleeding or period? Normal cycle 35-37days
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