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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   iam 28yrs unmarried.having periods regularly but 2/3 days in advance but this time it is delayed by a week.what would be the reason?since a week iam feeling a mild pain in abdomen.                                                            
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Let me read your query
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your marital status?
User :   unmarried
Doctor :   Ok, I got it
Doctor :   Sorry
Doctor :   for asking again
Doctor :   Is this the first time this has happened?
User :   unmarried
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you taken any medications? Or are you under any stress?
User :   no
Doctor :   Fine
Doctor :   Now slight variation does occur normally
Doctor :   if it is more than 10 days
Doctor :   then it is an indication to get an examination done by the gynecologist
User :   already it is seven days
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You should wait for 3 more days
User :   even then it doesnt happend?
Doctor :   you should consult a gynecologist
Doctor :   and get a vaginal examination done
User :   what is this n how it would be done
Doctor :   It is done by a gynecologist
Doctor :   who shall examine your private parts
Doctor :   Are you getting it?
User :   yes but.....
Doctor :   tell me
User :   to be very frank i had intercourse of course during safe period.iam worried abourt conceing...
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I wanted to ask about that
Doctor :   next
Doctor :   Was it protected or an unprotected one?
User :   unprotected
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   That does result in a risk as such
User :   i had oral sex also
Doctor :   for now I would suggest a urine pregnancy test
Doctor :   which you can take it at home
User :   sir,do u feel iam at risk, how ian take upt at home
Doctor :   You can purchase a kit from any pharmacy
Doctor :   the instructions shall be given on that
Doctor :   you can do it
Doctor :   for risk estimation
Doctor :   I would like to know your last menstrual period start date?
Doctor :   and also the date of intercourse as well
User :   last mp was 16th april and ic 2 3 times between 20th and 27th apr
Doctor :   that is not absolutely safe period
Doctor :   slight risk is there
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