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What causes menstrual cycle changes off and on?
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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Hard to say
In women the menstrual cycle has been compared with an orchestra.
There are so many mechanism finely tuned involved in menstrual cycle that this comparation is very apropiate.That means it is difficult to tell what exactly is causing it as well. Best advice is to see a doctor and rule out possible causes that can be treated.

In brief: Hard to say
In women the menstrual cycle has been compared with an orchestra.
There are so many mechanism finely tuned involved in menstrual cycle that this comparation is very apropiate.That means it is difficult to tell what exactly is causing it as well. Best advice is to see a doctor and rule out possible causes that can be treated.
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
In brief: Irregular menses
Reasons for irregularity include weight gain or loss, breastfeeding, alcohol use, eating disorders, marked emotional stress, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, cervical polyps, polycystic ovarian syndrome, excessive exercise & pregnancy.
When a girl has just started menstruating & around the time of menopause periods can be irregular.

In brief: Irregular menses
Reasons for irregularity include weight gain or loss, breastfeeding, alcohol use, eating disorders, marked emotional stress, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, cervical polyps, polycystic ovarian syndrome, excessive exercise & pregnancy.
When a girl has just started menstruating & around the time of menopause periods can be irregular.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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