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I am overdue for my period and the pregnancy tests have came back negative twice, what is going on with me? I have been cramping the last week and a half or so. My hormones have been whacky. I am 32 days out from my last menstrual cycle. I usually go ever

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Not sure

Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.
e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e., polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy.

In brief: Not sure

Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.
e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e., polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Mary Engrav
Emergency Medicine

In brief: One

One option is to take a blood pregnancy test instead of a urine test, as blood pregnancy tests are more accurate.
You are right, breast tenderness and nausea are symptoms of pregnancy. Sometimes women can have irregular cycles for no obvious reason, so that is also a possibility. There are various causes of irregular cycles including weight changes, thyroid or pituitary issues, and even stress. But as you feel pregnant, this is the first thing that should be re-evaluated.

In brief: One

One option is to take a blood pregnancy test instead of a urine test, as blood pregnancy tests are more accurate.
You are right, breast tenderness and nausea are symptoms of pregnancy. Sometimes women can have irregular cycles for no obvious reason, so that is also a possibility. There are various causes of irregular cycles including weight changes, thyroid or pituitary issues, and even stress. But as you feel pregnant, this is the first thing that should be re-evaluated.
Dr. Mary Engrav
Dr. Mary Engrav
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