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Irregular period, experienced cramping, loss of appetite. Could I be pregnant?

Hi. Im 19. I ve always had irregular periods. I will sometimes skip a month but I have never skipped a month and experienced cramping before until now. My last period was Dec. 12 .2012. I have also had a loss of appetite . I get these cramps on and off and at first they were very severe but they have now calmed down a little bit. Could I be pregnant?
Asked On : Sun, 27 Jan 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2016
First of all, you have to rule out pregnancy ( as your period is late by 3 weeks from expected due date) by blood test for beta HCG or ultrasound scan.
In exclusion of pregnancy, causes of irregular period are hormonal imbalance, stress/anxiety, ovarian cyst/PCOD, thyroid problem, wt gain/extreme loss, irregular eating habits, psychological factor etc.
Need to investigate properly to rule out underlying pathology by USG lower abdomen,Thyroid profile, LH/FSH, blood sugar, blood estrogen & progesterone level etc. So consult with your doctor and take suggestive measures.
Avoid stress, take healthy diet with iron supplements, control body wt ,maintain genital hygiene and need proper sleep.
For direct consultation with me, you may visit my profile on
Be well & take care.
Answered: Thu, 28 Apr 2016
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