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Irregular periods, cycle duration 40-55 days, no hormonal imbalance. Is it normal to have so big cycle duration?

i am 32 years old female. my periods are irregular but i do get them every month. my cycle ranges anywhere between 40-55 days. my flow ranges for 5 days.i donot seem to have any hormonal imbalance because i seem to have normal apperance (no facial hair , my build is normal, no irritation in my behaviour). my query is - is it normal to have a large cycle of 40-55 days. should i be worried?
Asked On : Tue, 3 Jul 2012
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Hello Dear,

Length of normal cycle ranges fron 25 to 35 days, which means that you have prolonged cycles. So you should consult a doctor to find out the cause for prolonged cycles. You may be having some hormonal imbalance which is manifesting only in the form of prolonged cycles.

Take care
Answered: Tue, 3 Jul 2012
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