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can period be regularised who didn't get period for 18months?

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A never married virgin of 36 years didn't get mensural cycle since 18months. Her mensural cycle was so much regular upto 33years and irregular thereafter. Thyroid, Hb are normal. LS-66mIU/mL, FSH-116mIU/mL.A fibroid in the lt lateral wall of the uterus measuring 4x3cm. (40x3mm) She wants to get married and conceive in a natural way? Can this happen with present medical situation?
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replied August 27th, 2011
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
It depends on which menstrual phase the tests were done. If the tests were done in ovulatory phase, then the LH values are within normal limits. Absent periods (for a long gap) could be due to various underlying causes. Consider visiting your gynecologist/obstetrician for thorough examination and investigations (vaginal smear test, complete hormonal and blood work-up, ultrasound scan) to look for the underlying cause (especially to rule out early perimenopausal onset, PCOD etc). Early onset of menopause is a possibility based on the FSH values. Treatment as appropriate would be started to help you based on examination and investigation results to help you get back your periods. Discuss your pregnancy plans with your treating gynecologist and do not delay your pregnancy plans as advanced maternal age itself can cause complications.
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