Can late ovulation cause late period?

Yes. The time from ovulation to the next period is usually 12-14 days. This is the most reliable part of the cycle. The time before ovulation can be shorter or longer causing the variability in length of cycle.
Yes. Reasons for missed /late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight gain or loss, over-exercise such as in endurance athletes, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, medications (i.e., birth control) or med problem (polycystic ovary syndrome or Asherman’s syndrome. #1 reason is pregnancy.

Related Questions

Does a late period mean late ovulation?

Ovulation. A longer menstrual cycle could mean a longer follicular phase (the time before ovulation) this is variable although usually about 14 days. The luteal phase is the days after ovulation which is constant 12-14 days. It could also indicate that you are not ovulating. Read more...

Can a late period also mean late ovulation?

Sometimes. A late period either means late ovulation or no ovulation. If you count back 2 weeks from the first day of the period this is when you probably ovulated. Read more...

Does really late ovulation mean really late period?

Usually . One should expect a period about 2 weeks after ovulation so when you ovulate late, the next period is likely going to be late. This is not a hard and fast rule since the luteal phase (the last half of the cycle) can vary in length. Read more...

Does a late period also mean late ovulation next time?

Not necessarily. The cycles can vary in length. While most women will have cycles about 28 to 30 days in length, normal cycles can vary between 21 and 36 days from start to start. If you cycles are in this range, even if they vary a bit from month to month, you would be considered within the normal range. Read more...

Does having a late period result in late ovulation? My period came late but im not sure if that means I will ovulate late this time too.

14 days before. An easy way to remember ovulation is that it occurs 14 days before your next cycle. If you know how many days between periods then you can calculate an approximate ovulation date. If your cycles are irregular than predicting ovulation is almost impossible. Read more...

6days late period, cramps frequent urination and late ovulation? Had hpt test today and its neg? Could I still be preg.

Depends. It really depends. If you ovulated late, then your period will come late as well and you don't know yet if pregnant. Count to 14 days from ovulation and do a pregnancy test then if you don't get a period. Read more...