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Should i be worried that my period is three days late? My cycle is normally around the same time each month.

Should i be worried that my period is three days late? My cycle is normally around the same time each month.

Periods: It is completely normal to have some slight variation of your menstrual cycles from month to month. As long as you are not pregnant this is nothing to worry about. Take care ! ...Read more

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Should I be concerned if my period is three days late for no reason?

Should I be concerned if my period is three days late for no reason?

Not at this time: A normal menstrual cyycle can be as long a 42 days. If 2 weeks past expected menses have passed, pregnancy should be ruled out. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my period is three days late and I'm normally always on time I'm very confused.?

What do you suggest if my period is three days late and I'm normally always on time I'm very confused.?

Happens at age 46: Most women enter menopause around age 52. As you approach this age, you can expect to have some menstrual irregularities. You might even miss a period now and then. Its part of the natural change of life. If this is the first time its happened, you should do a pregnancy test just in case. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Period came three days late this month. Does that mean next ovulation will be three days later as well? (28 and TTC third child)

Period came three days late this month. Does that mean next ovulation will be three days later as well?
(28 and TTC third child)

Can't tell: Life isn't that exact. An occasional variation in a cycle's ovulation day, period start day, or period end day, doesn't mean the next cycle will have to follow that exact variation. There could be a different variation in the next cycle. ...Read more

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My period is three days late, but I’ve been having serious cramps.. any suggestions?

My period is three days late, but I’ve been having serious cramps.. any suggestions?

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. Consider birth control if you want better menstrual cycle control. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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My period was three days late this month and it came on and it was spotting and it has been brown for almost the whole period why is it brown

My period was three days late this month and it came on and it was spotting and it has been brown for almost the whole period why is it brown

Normal: The color of your period depends on how fast the flow is and how long the blood remains in the uterus before it flows out. Brown is normal, especially during a light period. ...Read more

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When period was three days late when it started. When it started the blood was a dark red almost brown but sometimes it was brown. Could i be pregnant?

When period was three days late when it started. When it started the blood was a dark red almost brown but sometimes it was brown. Could i be pregnant?

Yes: If you're having sex, the answer to "could i be pregnant?" is always yes. That discharge could be part of pregnancy or hormonally-mediated. A pregnancy test is a good first step. ...Read more

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Why do I feel nausea after sex? Also my period is three days late

Why do I feel nausea after sex? Also my period is three days late

Pregnancy test?: A pregnancy test would be your first step here. OTC urine test, completed with the first morning urine. ...Read more

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My period was three days late only lasted two days keep having recurring headaches and nausea since then?

My period was three days late only lasted two days keep having recurring headaches and nausea since then?

Missed period.: The symptoms you described is consistent with morning sickness.
You need to perform a home pregnancy test and if positive, see a doctor for further care.
However if the pregnancy test is negative and symptoms persist, please go and see your doctor for further evaluation and treatment.
Goodluck. ...Read more

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Can implantation bleeding happen 15 dpo? Period was three days late and stringy pink/red. Lasted 2-3 days.

Can implantation bleeding happen 15 dpo? Period was three days late and stringy pink/red. Lasted 2-3 days.

Period came?: If you started your period, you are not pregnant. If you're not certain the bleeding was your period, then a home pregnancy test will answer this quickly. Best wishes! ...Read more

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My period was three days late experienced a 2 day short moderate bleed last two days its just been spotting now its gone.

My period was three days late experienced a 2 day short moderate bleed last two days its just been spotting now its gone.

Could be normal: It is possibly a normal change in your pattern, however changes in period can also be related to underlying medical problems or pregnancy. See a gynecologist for further evaluation. ...Read more

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My period was three days late and when it came it asted 5 days and a week later I'm having cramp like pain what could be the cause?

My period was three days late and when it came it asted 5 days and a week later I'm having cramp like pain what could be the cause?

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. Consider birth control if you want better menstrual cycle control ...Read more