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Delayed periods, home pregnancy test result negative, chances of conception? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hello
Doctor :   Good morning
User :   have query regarding pregnanacy
Doctor :   Sure, please go ahead
User :   m trying to concieve....this month my periods are not yet started
Doctor :   ok
User :   my regular date is 6th of every month
User :   but last month i had my periods on 8th of july
Doctor :   ok
User :   so dis month i thought it will be on 8th
User :   but so far my periods are not started
User :   i did a HPT dis morning
User :   but it was negative
User :   i wanted to know if i should wait for a day or 2
User :   before cosnulting a doc
Doctor :   Yes I will suggest you
Doctor :   Please do wait for a week
Doctor :   And then repeat the HPT again after a week
User :   oh...k
User :   but if HPT is negative once
Doctor :   You can consult your doctor depending on the result later
User :   r there still chances of pregnancy?
Doctor :   There are
Doctor :   HPT can be negative in early stages og pregnancy
Doctor :   Sorry of
Doctor :   Hence, do wait for a week, repeat the HPT and then you can consult a doctor
Doctor :   Did you follow what I just said? If not you can ask me again
User :   ok
User :   as u suggest i will consult the doc next week only
User :   will wait till then
User :   have 1 more query
Doctor :   Yes, please do that
Doctor :   Sure, go ahead
User :   what can be the reason for negative HPT although periods are missed
Doctor :   Usually it means to say that one is not pregnant
Doctor :   Periods can be delayed due to stress, irregular cycles, etc
User :   what abt missed periods then
User :   oh...k
Doctor :   There are many reasons for the delay in periods
Doctor :   Most common being stress
User :   alrite
User :   dis mite be d reason for me then
Doctor :   Mostly women do get it after a weeks time
User :   ok
Doctor :   It may be a reason
Doctor :   That is why I have asked you to wait for a week
User :   alrite
Doctor :   You may be pregnant also
User :   thanx for ur help
User :   ok
Doctor :   We cannot confirm as of now
Doctor :   Thank you
Doctor :   Is there anything else I may help you with?
User :   no thats it
User :   thank u
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Have a great day
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   ya
User :   bye
Doctor :   Do get back to me after a week if possible
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