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Possible causes of menstrual delay

Possible causes of menstrual delay

Menstrual delays, if not due to pregnancy, may be caused by irregularities in the menstrual cycle. Among the reasons for a menstrual delay are the following:

  • Polycystic ovaries.
  • Change of habits.
  • Stress.
  • Thyroid hormone disturbances.
  • Medications.
  • Assisted reproduction treatments.

Since there are many causes of a late period, any concerns should be taken up with a gynecologist.

By (gynecologist), (embryologist), (gynecologist), (embryologist), (psychologist) and (biochemist).
Last Update: 07/19/2022