From Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania, USA:
Can uncontrolled diabetes cause irregular menstrual cycles or stop menses?
They can. However, I would make sure your physician looks for other reasons for having your menses stop, besides poorly controlled diabetes. This is a very important point. Make sure you review this with your physician. If menses have stopped, make sure you get checked to determine if you are pregnant.
Original posting 24 Mar 2004
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Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:56
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