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Menopause

Menstruation

02/06/2008

Question:

I am 42 years old and my period stopped all of the sudden I have not had it for three months and I know that I am not pregnant is this normal or what should I do?

Answer:

Since you are on the young side of menopause, you should check with your clinician to be sure there are no other reasons for menses to have stopped.

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Response by:

Margery   Gass, MD Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati