Dark Colored (Brown) Urine, Missed Or Late Menstrual Period And Pain Or Discomfort

Reviewed on 10/15/2020

A missed or late menstrual period can occur as a result of pregnancy. It is also possible that medical conditions or infections can interfere with hormone balance, causing irregularities in he menstrual cycle and missed periods. Dark urine is characteristic of hepatitis infections and other conditions. Dehydration also causes the urine to appear darker than normal. If you are concerned about your urine color or if you feel you may be pregnant, contact your doctor right away.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

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