Ovarian Pain and Missed Menstrual Cycles

Patient

Q: I recently stopped taking birth control pills. I now have not had my cycle for about 2 and a half months, but am not pregnant according to 3 tests. Also my only partner can not have children. I have had to recently start taking iron supplements due to iron deficiency anemia.
I have started having pain in both of my ovaries. What could be the causes of the missed menstrual cycles and ovarian pain? Could they be related?

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