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Delayed menstural periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   my periods delayed for almost 10 days please help

                                                  
Doctor :   Hi
User :   my periods delayed for almost 10 days please help
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
may i know your age?
User :   25 yrs
Doctor :  
did you check for urine pregnancy test?
User :   yes..Negative
Doctor :  
when did you check?
User :   yesterday
Doctor :  
ok
User :   u there?
Doctor :   is this the first time you are having this delay in the periods?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
did you check you hemoglobin status recently?
User :   yup..Its was a bit low
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
are you experiencing too much of stress now a days
User :   yes
Doctor :   stress along with low hemoglobin some time causes delay in periods and some time
Doctor :  
absence of periods also for few months
User :   you please advise me some medicines
Doctor :  
before that you need to undergo sex hormone profile
Doctor :  
it is a blood test
Doctor :  
for oestrogen, progesteron and LH
User :   I already got it done 15 days back and its normal
Doctor :   have you undergone ultrasound examination?
User :   yes..I got LFT done as well
User :   everything is normal
Doctor :   than you might have consulted a gynecologist also i suppose?
User :   yup
User :   But now I don't have time to visit a gyne
Doctor :   it is required a cervical smear histopathology is required to know the phase of the uterus
User :   Can u please tell me any medicines as I had the same prob a year earlier and doc advised me to take duphaston
Doctor :   first the cause for the delay in periods need to be identified
User :   I had metphormin as well
User :   I think its strees
Doctor :  
than only medicine can be prescribed
User :   can u please help me
Doctor :  
after having these tabs did your periods resumed to normal?
User :   yup
Doctor :  
yes i shall help you
Doctor :   is ultrasound is normal?
User :   Please,I dnt have time to visit doc and I am so stressed out as I am not having my flow
User :   perfect
Doctor :  
when all the tests are normal this time it seems to be stress which is causing the problem
Doctor :  
reduce your stress levels
Doctor :  
for that you need to learn deep breathing exercises
User :   I know...
User :   Any med
Doctor :  
medicines are of no use when a person is stressed
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