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Delayed Periods

I had a regular cycle of 28 days , after my engagement my cycle is not regular, periods are getting delayed by 2or 3 days . Now its delayed by 7 days and still periods are not coming should i get the pregnancy test done or there is some other prooblem ??
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
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Hi...., In a normal menstrual cycle, a balance between the hormones estrogen and progesterone regulates the buildup of the lining of the uterus (endometrium), which is shed during menstruation. If a hormone imbalance occurs, mentrual irregularities occurs.. Periods can be delayed for a single cycle or it can be delayed in every cycle. If the delay is in only a single cycle, the most likely cause is a temporary cause like stress.. consult Gynecologist...
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