Do adolescents grow out of oligomenorrhea?

Yes, adolescents often grow out of oligomenorrhea. The beginning of young woman's period is often irregular and then become regular after some time. Other adolescents, though, may require treatment to deal with alternative causes of oligomenorrhea. Because oligomenorrhea can occur at any time in a woman's child bearing years due to a number of causes, many older women experience symptoms.

Continue Learning about Oligomenorrhea

How do I manage my oligomenorrhea on a daily basis?
Sigma NursingSigma Nursing
Oligomenorrhea can be managed on a daily basis by the treatment plan your doctor decides is right fo...
More Answers
Does oligomenorrhea affect adolescents differently than adults?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
It is common that young women just beginning their period will experience irregular periods. They us...
More Answers
What increases my risk for oligomenorrhea?
Patricia Geraghty, NPPatricia Geraghty, NP
High levels of activity require high levels of energy intake—food. Working out too much may be stres...
More Answers
How does oligomenorrhea affect pregnancy?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Oligomenorrhea can affect the difficulty with which you become pregnant. If your menstrual cycle is ...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.