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i had a period last month, but missed it this month.

By Anonymous August 18, 2011 - 4:01pm
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i had a period on the 18th of last month. i did not have sex since then but i missed my period. not completely though. i got a small spot on my pad two days bak and now its over. no cramps, no regular flow. could i pregnant or am i jus stressed? plus i need to add that my bf has never cum inside me. what is happening to me?? im really freaked out coz of this. please help.

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For peace of mind, give your doctor a call. He or she may ask you to come into the office to be evaluated.

August 19, 2011 - 5:00pm

If you have not had sex since your last normal period, it is unlikely that you are pregnant. Ruling out pregnancy as a reason for the missed period, you need to look other possibilities. May I ask how old you are? Sometimes, in the first few years that a young girl begins menstruation, periods can be irregular. Stress, dieting and excessive exercising can cause menstrual changes. If you continue to have really short periods, make an appointment with your doctor. The menstrual cycle is regulated by a complex interaction of hormones. Abnormalities in hormone levels can be the cause. This can easily be checked with a blood test. Try to relax.


August 18, 2011 - 5:45pm
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Anonymous (reply to Maryann Gromisch RN)

i am going to be 25 this december. in my last period also i had some irregularity. its like i get just some light spotting for the first few days and then its the normal flow but this time around im having spotting for 4 days continuously and no normal flow. i get cramps on and off but the regular period is just not starting.

August 18, 2011 - 10:44pm
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