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Could high blood pressure cause me to miss a period? I have had high blood pressure for the past three years and i never was late on a period except for pregnancy. I had my tubes tied a little over a year ago; so i assume that could be ruled out. What cou

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Dr. Laura McMullen
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Even though there is a 1% chance of pregnancy after having your tubes tied, there are more likely causes depending on your age and other symptoms.
Reasons for a missed period besides pregnancy are stress, poor diet, extreme exercise, weight loss, hormone imbalance such as with thyroid disorders or polycystic ovarian syndrome and even peri-menopause if you are older. If you are still not sure why your period has become irregular, you should give your ob/gyn doctor a call. Good luck!

In brief: Even

Even though there is a 1% chance of pregnancy after having your tubes tied, there are more likely causes depending on your age and other symptoms.
Reasons for a missed period besides pregnancy are stress, poor diet, extreme exercise, weight loss, hormone imbalance such as with thyroid disorders or polycystic ovarian syndrome and even peri-menopause if you are older. If you are still not sure why your period has become irregular, you should give your ob/gyn doctor a call. Good luck!
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