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Late period

My friend is having late period of about 10 days for the first time and she is not married and she is about 22 years, what would be the problem for her and what can be done
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Dr. Mamta Pattnayak Gurgaon | Gynecologist
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If not sexually active then wait for another  5days.if still no periods, meet gynaecologist. It may be due to any hormonal imbalance.
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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. ....
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