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Are heavy periods normal if you don't ovulate often?

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Dr. PAUL EUN
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Maybe

Sometimes when you don't have periods for a long time and your ovary keeps producing estrogen, the lining of the uterus may become quite thick.
When your period finally comes, it could be quite heavy because you are getting rid of all that thickened lining.

In brief: Maybe

Sometimes when you don't have periods for a long time and your ovary keeps producing estrogen, the lining of the uterus may become quite thick.
When your period finally comes, it could be quite heavy because you are getting rid of all that thickened lining.
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