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My monthly cycle is about 20 days late. Does this mean i'm pregnant or can there be another reason?
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Dr. Louis Krenn
Family Medicine
In brief: Several reason
There could be several reasons why a woman may be late for their menstrual cycle.
One certainly could be pregnancy and taking a home pregnancy test is a good first step. Other factors, such as emotional or physical stress can also cause a women to miss or be late for a menstrual cycle. If this continues and you are not pregnant, it should be evaluated by your doctor.

In brief: Several reason
There could be several reasons why a woman may be late for their menstrual cycle.
One certainly could be pregnancy and taking a home pregnancy test is a good first step. Other factors, such as emotional or physical stress can also cause a women to miss or be late for a menstrual cycle. If this continues and you are not pregnant, it should be evaluated by your doctor.
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