What are treatments of primary amenorrhea?

Many. It is very important to get a full work up for primary amenorrhea. Depending on the etiology tx can vary from: observation to surgical treatment. Work up and etiologies can vary depending on the pts age.

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I was wondering what are some possible causes and treatment of primary amenorrhea?

thin, anatomic,horm. The above. A gynecologist and endocrinologist may test you for anatomic, genetic, or endocrine causes including poor ovarian devpt and function. Read more...
Many. Hi. To name a few, Turner's syndrome, testicular feminization, fragile X syndrome, other rare, genetic conditions, childhood pituitary tumors, etc. Read more...

What could be the cause of the primary amenorrhea?

Several . It could just be late puberty, but it could be a pituitary problem (like prolactin over secretion or pituitary hormone deficiencies), an ovarian problem (like turners syndrome) or a structural problem (like congenital absence if the uterus). Depending on age and family history, a thorough work up should be done. Read more...
Lots of reasons! If your brain isn't signalling for an egg release from your ovary, you won't have a signal for your periods either; that's usually the cause of amenorrhea. Often it's a hormonal imbalance--Thyroid, Prolactin, LH, FSH, Hcg should be checked. Your doctor can also induce a period as well w/ OCPs. If you've NEVER had a period, you should get an US to make sure you have normal uterus/vagina/ovaries. Read more...

What exactly can be the causes of the primary amenorrhea?

Primary amenorrhea. Primary amenorrhea is diagnosed when someone reaches age 14 with no secondary sexual development or 16 with no periods + some sexual development. The evaluation is complex but should start with an fsh, lh test to see what the pituitary gland is doing. An exam is done to confirm normal genital/pelvic anatomy and sonogram is done to confirm the ovaries are present. Read more...

Its IVF the only solution for primary amenorrhea?

Depends on why? If all of the reproductive organs are present and the pituitary/ovarian connection is intact then it is possible to "jumpstart" menstrual periods. If the fallopian tubes are absent then ivf may the only choice. Consult with a gyn/fertility md for conclusive answers. Read more...
Depends. If the problem is ovarian failure, the ivf with donor eggs is the treatment. If that is not the problem, then amenorrhea does not mean ivf is needed. It just means, depending on the reason for the amenorrhea, you will need pills or shots to get you to ovulate. Read more...

I need to know if can I get pregnant with primary amenorrhea?

No. If you have never had a menstrual period and you are not a adolescent, then, no, you cannot get pregnant. If you have had periods and then stopped (secondary amenorrhea) than you can get pregnant. See a gyn md to determine the cause of primary amenorrhea. Read more...
Cannot; see a GYN. If your brain isn't signalling for an egg release from your ovary, you won't have a signal for your periods either; that's usually the cause of amenorrhea. Often it's a hormonal imbalance--Thyroid, Prolactin, LH, FSH, Hcg should be checked. Your doctor can also induce a period as well w/ OCPs. If you've NEVER had a period, you should get an US to make sure you have normal uterus/vagina/ovaries. Read more...

What to do if I'm feeling abnormal. I'm in college, what if I have primary amenorrhea?

Confusing question. Your listed age is 36.If you are asking for ca college age kid, the issue is confusing.Primary amenorrhea is when you have never had menses. If so, the woman should be evaluated by age 15, and certainly by college age. Secondary amenorrhea is when you have had menses but it stopped.Pregnancy and or significant weight loss are common causes. Time for an office evaluation. Read more...