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Why am i late on my period?

Why am i late on my period?

See your physician: There can be many reasons for missing your period. The most common reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

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


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I m late on my period and so scared?

I m late on my period and so scared?

If you are sexually: active than go ahead and take a pregnancy test now. (repeat in 7 days if negative) 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 ...Read more

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I am late on my period what going on

I am late on my period what going on

Hard to say: You provided little information to go on. Some who miss are pregnant. Some will just skip a cycle once and a while when they fail to ovulate. Some have other health or stress issues that cause aa change in patterns. ...Read more

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Doc. I was too stressed that i ovulate late and got my period late too on my 35th cycle.Now im having back pains, am i preg?

Doc. I was too stressed that i ovulate late and got my period late too on my 35th cycle.Now im having back pains, am i preg?

Pregnancy test: If you have been having unprotected intercourse and your period was not normal, pregnancy is definitely a possibility, do a pregnancy test and repeat it in 3-5 days if it is negative in order to know for sure. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Im a week late on my period. Am i pregnant?

Im a week late on my period. Am i pregnant?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more

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Why am I spotting and my period left already?

Why am I spotting and my period left already?

Several reasons: Can be a myriad of reasons for intermenstrual spotting including infection, birth control pill side effects, ovulation problems, recent intercourse, hormone imbalance etc including early pregnancy. ...Read more

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Why am i spotting after my period ended?

Why am i spotting after my period ended?

See you MD: There are many different reasons for having spotting after a period. Your md will ask about your history. Age , medical conditions like thyroid disease and diabetes, life stress, strenuous exercise, and eating disorders are a few things which can affect the menses. A blood pregnancy test may be considered. ...Read more

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I am wondering why I am still on my period when I am normally on it for 5 days, but I am going on day 9...

I am wondering why I am still on my period when I am normally on it for 5 days,  but I am going on day 9...

Variation: Some variation from month to month is expected. We don’t usually get too excited if one month is a little different as long as the others are normal. If you are not satisfied with your level of menstrual cycle control then consider taking birth control to regulate. ...Read more

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I missed my period so i m pregnant?

I missed my period so i m pregnant?

Check it out: Not necessarily- but possible especially if you are sexually active. Get pregnancy test to check it out. ...Read more

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I am 7 days late on my period. I got my period last month and I didn't have sex this past month. My breath really ache.

I am 7 days late on my period. I got my period last month and I didn't have sex this past month. My breath really ache.

Some thoughts...: 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… Seeing a doctor is a good idea if symptoms are persistent, recurring, or worrisome. Pregnancy is the common cause of a missed period, if sexually active. ...Read more

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Im on my period but im not bleeding. Am i pregnant?

Im on my period but im not bleeding. Am i pregnant?

Not quite sure: Do you mean you should be having your period but haven't been "bleeding". If so, and you have been sexually active pregnancy is always possible. Consider at least checking a home pregnancy test. By the way, your profile suggests you are a man from Mexico ...Read more

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Why am I cramping but am not on my period?

Why am I cramping but am not on my period?

Could be many things: Could be gyn problems or bowel or bladder problems, could be endometriosis or infection or other problems, you shoudl see a gyn for an exam , blood work, cultures and an ultrasound to start off with, u may after that need to see a different specialist. ...Read more

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I am 8 days late on my period could i be pregnant?

I am 8 days late on my period could i be pregnant?

Pregnancy Testing: Actually there is nothing in your question on which to proffer a guess as to your fertility . But, once a period is missed then pregnancy testing is valid. It is time to stop wondering and time to get tested. ...Read more

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Why am i spotting before my period?

Why am i spotting before my period?

Spotting: Spotting may indicate that your blood Progesterone isn't high enough to support the uterine lining. If your trying to conceive i suggest an endometrial bx and blood Progesterone 1 week prior to period. ...Read more

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Hi i am four days late on my period and i haven't had sex what's shal i do?

Hi i am four days late on my period and i haven't had sex what's shal i do?

LATE MENSES: Be patient, at your age, your cycle can be irregular. If you are not having sex, you can't be pregnant, so relax for now ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more