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    what is considered an irregular cycle?
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    Anon_28855 posted:
    Hi,

    I am a 47 year old woman who has a period every month. Sometimes, my time between cycles varies by a few days. For example, on month I would go 26 days between periods and the next would be 29 days, back to 26 days then 30. Is this considered irregular?

    Thank you
     
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    Mary Jane Minkin, MD responded:
    Dear Anon_28855,
    Most folks would say that a 26-30 day cycle is still pretty regular. In general, being a week earlier or later would be considered irregular.
    Mary Jane


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