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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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    What causes delayed periods?

hi I am 41 years old and I missed my menstrual cycle last month but it came on on the 13th and it hasn t gone off yet I never experienced this before and I took a pregnancy test and it came out negative and my tubes are tied anyways I m really concerned
Sat, 21 Jul 2018
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Hi...Thanks for considering Ask a doctor service...
I understand your worries...
As there are many causes for irregular or delayed periods like PCOD,hormonal imbalance, pregnancy etc...
I suggest you to take USG Abdomen and pelvis and TFT (thyroid function test) to narrow down the diagnosis and consult a gynecologist...
Hope your doubts are cleared
Take care
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