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Does sexual intercourse lead to delay in periods ?

Does Sexual intercourse leads to delay in periods?
Sat, 21 May 2011
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OBGYN 's  Response
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it will not cause a delay except when you get pregnant due to it or more anxious about it after an unprotected intercourse
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  User's Response
Sexual relation does not delay menstruation cycles but in practical i see many cases, and i found that it may due to over stress during the intercourse especially when female does not want sexual relations.

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Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
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sexual intercourse generally not delay periods
periods are due to hormonal effects and sexual relation can not be change that hormones level to the extend that it delay period.
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