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Can heart attack result in missed or delayed period of perimenopausal woman?
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Dr. Allan Stewart
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Heart attack
Yes, a heart attack is a stressful event and may lead to a release of a host of compensatory hormones, one of which is cortisol.
An imbalance of hormones may lead to a delay or a missed period.

In brief: Heart attack
Yes, a heart attack is a stressful event and may lead to a release of a host of compensatory hormones, one of which is cortisol.
An imbalance of hormones may lead to a delay or a missed period.
Dr. Allan Stewart
Dr. Allan Stewart
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Probably yes
I suspect that the stress can result in disordered or even missed periods but let's see what the gynecologists say about this.
(others will answer, i'm sure).

In brief: Probably yes
I suspect that the stress can result in disordered or even missed periods but let's see what the gynecologists say about this.
(others will answer, i'm sure).
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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