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20 days menstrual cycle

By Anonymous June 9, 2015 - 4:54am
 
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Am 34, for the past 4-5 years I have been having 20 days menstrual, though when it started i visited a doctor who said its was normal since its maintained the 20 days the dates are not regular but when calculating it comes back to 20 days and then I was not sexually active. the flow normally lasted for 3 days and the flow is normal, no pains or discomfort at all. I got married 2 months ago and become sexually active, am worried because the situation remain the same and I can't calculate my ovulation at all. pls what should I do at this time.

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Anonymous

Thank you very much for your response. Please I still ask, the short cycle like this is this normal or is there any medical problem with this. Am worried

June 10, 2015 - 4:00am
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Hello Anonymous,

Yes it is normal for a woman's menstrual cycle to be shorter or longer than the average 28 to 30 days.

Maryann

June 10, 2015 - 8:34am
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Hello Anonymous,

Welcome to EmpowHER and congratulations on your recent marriage.

There are tools to help you track ovulation. You might find them helpful.

Here are links for:
SHARE: Top 7 Online Ovulation and Fertility Tools
http://www.empowher.com/community/share/top-7-online-ovulation-and-ferti...

Boost Your Chances of Getting Pregnant: Track Your Ovulation
http://www.empowher.com/pregnancy/content/boost-your-chances-getting-pre...

http://www.babycenter.com/ovulation-calculator

Best regards,
Maryann

June 9, 2015 - 8:27am
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