4 doctors weighed in:

What are the typical effects of chronic anovulation?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Philip Chenette
Fertility Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No periods

Amenorrhea (no menstrual period) is the most common effect.
Long-term absence of menstrual period can cause bone loss and may influence the future risk of heart disease.

In brief: No periods

Amenorrhea (no menstrual period) is the most common effect.
Long-term absence of menstrual period can cause bone loss and may influence the future risk of heart disease.
Dr. Philip Chenette
Dr. Philip Chenette
Thank
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine

In brief: No periods.

Number one on the list is that without ovulation, spontaneous periods do not occur. Consequences of this can include impaired fertility, and possible development of pre-cancerous changes in the uterine lining (endometrium.
).

In brief: No periods.

Number one on the list is that without ovulation, spontaneous periods do not occur. Consequences of this can include impaired fertility, and possible development of pre-cancerous changes in the uterine lining (endometrium.
).
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology
26 years in practice
49M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors