News  |  Journals  |  Conferences  |  Blogs  |  Articles  |  Forums  |  Twitter   



Doctors Lounge - Gynecology Answers

"The information provided on is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician."

Back to Gynecology Answers List

Forum Name: Gynecology

Question: no menstrual cycle for over a year

 achiever - Wed Jul 27, 2005 1:44 am

Hi, i'm a 20 year old female and haven't had my menstrual cycle for over a year. I'm not sexually active and it's possible to count the number of menstruation cycles on both hands since first receiving my first period at the age of 12. I do play sports but not excessively however, it should have become regular by now. Is this normal and what should I do about it. Thanks for taking the time to answer my question and it is fully appreciated. :D
 EMD - Sun Jul 31, 2005 9:37 am

Hello i am not a doctor but i totally empathis. I have had very erratic cycles since i started menstruating at 16 and after stopping the pill they never returned for 3 years and are even more erratic. Maybe some people are just like us and are not built to menstruate very often. My doctor doesnt seem concerned and it can be related to stress and weight have you considered these and making changes in these areas.


Check a doctor's response to similar questions


advertisement.gif (61x7 -- 0 bytes)

Are you a Doctor, Pharmacist, PA or a Nurse?

Join the Doctors Lounge online medical community

  • Editorial activities: Publish, peer review, edit online articles.

  • Ask a Doctor Teams: Respond to patient questions and discuss challenging presentations with other members.

Doctors Lounge Membership Application


 advertisement.gif (61x7 -- 0 bytes)



Tools & Services: Follow DoctorsLounge on Twitter Follow us on Twitter | RSS News | Newsletter | Contact us

Copyright © 2001-2016
Doctors Lounge.
All rights reserved.

Medical Reference:
Diseases | Symptoms
Drugs | Labs | Procedures
Software | Tutorials

Links | Humor
Forum Archive
CME Articles

Privacy Statement
Terms & Conditions
Editorial Board
About us | Email

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.