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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi, i had a stillborn baby in september this year, i went away for a week in november and my doctor prescibed me with Noreisterone so i wouldnt come on my period when i came back i had a heavy period that started on the 15th nov, but i havent had one since, my partner and i have had unprotected sex a few times as i want to get pregnant again, ive done 3 preg tests which were negative,but ive had pregnancy smyptoms,could be pregnant or is there something else going on?
Doctor :   Reading your Query,plz wait
User :   ok
Doctor :   Let me make whether I understood clearly
Doctor :   How many days u used pills
User :   10 days
Doctor :   After that did you have periods?
User :   yeh i period
User :   1
Doctor :   How many periods u missed?
User :   i havent had at all this month
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   And u did three pregancy tests and all were negatives
Doctor :   What was gap between the tests?
User :   yeh thats correct
User :   i left 3 to 4 days between tests and did one today aswell
Doctor :   We need objective evidence to diagnose pregancy . And urine pregancy tests is very acuarte .
Doctor :   I can confidently say you r not pregnant
User :   so do you have any idea why i havent come on yet then?
Doctor :   If you want you can get the serum beta HCG levels which also indicates pregancy
Doctor :   What kind of symptoms do you have?
User :   feeling sick, tiredness,feeling more hungry than usual and needing to wee more and cramps
Doctor :   It could be hypothyroidism
Doctor :   Aenmia
Doctor :   *anemia
Doctor :   I recommend you to get CBC, TSH, BMP
User :   can that cause my period to be late then
User :   what are they?
Doctor :   thyroid abnormalities notorious for causing abnormal menses
Doctor :   CBC -comlete blodd count
Doctor :   TSH thyroid stimulating harmone
Doctor :   BMP include BUN and creatineine and blood sugar
Doctor :   Do you have abdominal pain/cramps/vaginal dischrge
Doctor :   fevr
User :   yeh i do
User :   no fever
Doctor :   Do you have abdominal pain/cramps/vaginal dischrge
User :   yeh
Doctor :   which one you have ?
User :   cramps and discharge
Doctor :   Is the discharge yellow or white?
Doctor :   Does it smell?
User :   white and doesnt smell
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   that looks normal
Doctor :   You can again get a trial of Noreisterone
Doctor :   Or you can Birth control pills
Doctor :   Do you follow me?
Doctor :   Did I answer ur question?
User :   yeh i do but i want to have another baby so dont really want to take tablets
Doctor :   because now r not having cycles, using the birth control pills will stimulate the uretus
Doctor :   and regularise the cycles
Doctor :   Once the cyles are regularise , you can stop after 2 mo
User :   ok then thanks for your help il book an appointment with my doc
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye
User :   bye
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