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How do doctors check for irregular periods?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine

In brief: Menstrual history

They take a menstrual history, which involves asking the woman pertinent and sometimes detailed questions about her cycles since she started menstruating.
Based on the menstrual history, blood testing for endocrine problems often follows.

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In brief: Menstrual history

They take a menstrual history, which involves asking the woman pertinent and sometimes detailed questions about her cycles since she started menstruating.
Based on the menstrual history, blood testing for endocrine problems often follows. Consult me for a more personalized answer ›
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