absent periods

absent periods

Amenorrhea, see there.
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EXCESSIVE HAIR EVERY woman has facial hair to some degree, but if this hair is excessive (known as hirsutism), most commonly affecting the upper lip/chin/sideburn area, it could be a sign of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), an endocrine disorder (meaning it concerns hormones) which leads to a variety of symptoms and can affect fertility - irregular or absent periods are a key symptom.
Absent periods should never be ignored - there are many causes, from pregnancy to the menopause, but it's often a sign of general system upset and is best checked out.
Symptoms can include: irregular or absent periods, weight gain or obesity, hair loss, excess facial hair growth, and more.
Heavy, painful, irregular or absent periods can be a sign of underlying health problems such as fibroids, endometriosis, thyroid problems, over-exercising or Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS).
These include irregular or absent periods, unwanted body hair (particularly on the face), weight gain, and infertility.
Women doing rigorous athletic training often experience irregular or absent periods.
Women under rigorous training schedules often have irregular, even absent periods.
If you're worried about heavy periods, endometriosis (other common symptoms include pain in the lower abdomen, pelvis or lower back, pain during and after sex, bleeding between periods) or PCOS (symptoms include irregular or absent periods, excess body hair, thinning head hair and skin problems), see your GP.
Fourth, the percentage measures we used for the within-session analyses may have been a less accurate way of assessing the relative amount of problem behavior during putative E0 present and EO absent periods.
It can cause irregular or absent periods, acne, excess body hair, weight gain and difficulty getting pregnant.
usually due to polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) where the ovaries produce excess androgens, causing symptoms which include excess facial hair, excess body hair and irregular or absent periods.