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What is the reason of period delay besides pregnancy?

What is the reason of period delay besides pregnancy?

The 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 will be the other reason your period will delay after having sex except pregnancy?

What will be the other reason your period will delay after having sex except pregnancy?

Some possibilities: In a woman with regular periods, some causes of a late period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (like birth control pills), hormonal imbalances, etc… A home urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex. Pregnancy is the common cause of a missed period, if sexually active. ...Read more

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Other reasons for delayed period?

Other reasons for delayed period?

Many : Pregnancy, anovulation, peri-menopause, hormone manipulation (ocps, depo-provera, etc), premature ovarian failure (pof), stress, poly cystic ovaries (pco, stein-leventhal syndrome), prolonged follicular phase, or just a normal variant. It's normal to occasionally miss a period or have a delayed one. I hope that helps. ...Read more

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What can be reasons for my period to delay 8 days so far...could it be the changes in temperature??

What can be reasons for my period to delay 8 days so far...could it be the changes in temperature??

Not temperature: The temperature won't effect your cycles. If there is a possibility you could be pregnant, you should check a test. If not, there must have been a delay in ovulation. Many things can effect your cycle, including stress. ...Read more

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Please give me all reasons why period would be delayed a day or longer? Or may even skip a period? Please help! very very worried on birthcontrol

Please give me all reasons why period would be delayed a day or longer? Or may even skip a period? Please help! very very worried on birthcontrol

Possibilities...: Pregnancy is the most common cause of a missed period. If not pregnant, other causes of a late or missed period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (especially birth control pills), hormonal disorders, etc… a visit to one’s ob-gyn doctor is a good idea if symptoms are persistent, recurring, or worrisome. ...Read more

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What are the reasons of delayed menstrual period at 13?

What are the reasons of delayed menstrual period at 13?

Varies: Some will not have their first cycle until 2.5-3 years after nipple enlargement starts, so a 13 year old may just be delayed in starting. If she has started, often the first year or 2 there can be up to 90 days between cycles because they do not ovulate with each cycle.Discuss this with her doc to see if any testing is needed. ...Read more

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What are possible reasons for delayed menstrual period in your teens?

What are possible reasons for delayed menstrual period in your teens?

?1st year or later?: Teens often do not ovulate regularly the first year after starting & ovulation is needed for more regular cycles. By the end of the first year other issues predominate. If this is frustrating, an evaluation by an obgyn or adolescent specialist could provide you with management options. ...Read more

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