irregular periods

irregular periods

Gynecology A popular term for a wide variation in menstrual cycles–eg, ranging from 21 to 42 days or an even broader range Etiology Hormonal imbalance especially due to ↓ progesterone, crash dieting, thyroid disease, iron deficiency, platelet deficiency, emotional stuff, endometrial hyperplasia or CA, perimenarche, perimenopausal, stress
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And yet again, for irregular periods, he would disappear through the heart of each day, from early morning until late afternoon.
To do Dinah justice, she had, at irregular periods, paroxyms of reformation and arrangement, which she called "clarin' up times," when she would begin with great zeal, and turn every drawer and closet wrong side outward, on to the floor or tables, and make the ordinary confusion seven-fold more confounded.
On average, UK women start the menopause at 51, though it can begin much earlier (before the age of 40, it's known as 'premature menopause'), and it can bring with it a range of symptoms, from irregular periods, hot flushes and mood swings, to the brittle bone disease osteoporosis.
The condition may cause fertility problems, and sufferers may have irregular periods.
Symptoms, which can often be vague, include pain in the abdomen or pelvis, difficulty eating or feeling full very quickly, bloating and irregular periods.
During this period, women can experience many different symptoms that can include hot flashes, night sweats, breast tenderness, irregular periods and menopause sexual drive problems.
Symptoms include irregular periods or no periods at all, difficulty getting pregnant, excessive hair growth, weight gain, thinning hair and hair loss from the head and oily skin or acne.
Doug Graham's "lifesaving" diet when she started getting skin infections, acne, candida overgrowth and irregular periods, News.
PCOS, a common disorder affecting 5-10% of women of reproductive age is characterized by cystic ovarian morphology, androgen excess, and/or irregular periods and emerges during or shortly after puberty.
We have cases coming in ranging from adolescents suffering from irregular periods, to married women suffering from infertility.
Shifts in weather, most notably irregular periods of rainfall, have lead to sporadic flowerings across Colombia, meaning there is ripe coffee to harvest all year long.