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Should I see a pcp doctor for irregular periods?

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Dr. Brian Nguyen
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes!

Irregular periods are caused when your body's signals for ovulation and menstruation get confused by hormonal imbalances that can be related to your thyroid (TSH), pituitary (LH/FSH/prolactin), ovaries (estrogen/progesterone).
Many external factors can affect the hormones: malnutrition, stress, obesity, for example. Hormonal contraception can help to regulate your periods, which is healthier.

In brief: Yes!

Irregular periods are caused when your body's signals for ovulation and menstruation get confused by hormonal imbalances that can be related to your thyroid (TSH), pituitary (LH/FSH/prolactin), ovaries (estrogen/progesterone).
Many external factors can affect the hormones: malnutrition, stress, obesity, for example. Hormonal contraception can help to regulate your periods, which is healthier.
Dr. Brian Nguyen
Dr. Brian Nguyen
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Either your pcp or your gynecologist - either one.

In brief: Yes

Either your pcp or your gynecologist - either one.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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