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my period is 20 days late?

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this is the firsttime that my period is late. it been 20 days. is there a problem.

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replied June 7th, 2011
Menstruation Answer A23824

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Delayed periods can be due to various reasons as pregnancy,Ovarian cysts,endometritis,cervicitis etc.If you had unprotected intercourse in the past get a urine HPT test done to rule out pregnancy.
Other than that it can signify any underlying ovarian or uterine disorder which can be ruled out by examination and investigations as USG scan and hormonal analysis.
Consider visiting a Gynaecologist for thorough pelvic examination.

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