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Absent periods

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Introduction
Having absent periods means you have either stopped having periods or haven’t started having them by the time you are 14-16 years old.
Causes of absent periods
Absent periods often occur naturally, although they are sometimes the result of an underlying health problem.
Diagnosing absent periods
You should see your GP if you are worried about any problems with your periods.
Treating absent periods
The treatment for absent periods depends on what is thought to be causing the condition.