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Fear about pregnancy, dizziness, headache, slight pain in lower abdomen - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello doctor
Doctor :   hello , please proceed with your query
Doctor :   hi
User :   and im woried if im prgnant
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please give me a brief history about this
User :   I am my fiance had sex on the 29th last month
Doctor :   ok
User :   but my periods stard on the 8th tis month
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you have not got your cycles yet ?
User :   Im am worried since I have been showing all kinds of pregnancy symptoms past a week
Doctor :   what are the symptoms you have ?
User :   I di get my cycle on the 8th on this mnth
Doctor :   you mean you dint get the cycles ?
User :   which was slightly heavy than the usual cycles I have
User :   i did get my cycle
Doctor :   you got your cycles on 8th of this month ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   then there is no need to worry about pregnancy
User :   symptoms like dizziness,headache and slight pain in my lower abdomen
Doctor :   these are non specific symptoms
Doctor :   they do not indicate pregnancy
Doctor :   since you got your cycles on 8th
Doctor :   this confirms that you are not pregnant
User : there a possibility to get pregnant even after getting my cycles??
Doctor :   no , there is no possibility at all if you have had sex only before the cycles
Doctor :   and did not have cycles after you got periods
Doctor :   since you had sex earlier , and then got the cycles , no chance of pregnancy
User :   ok..
Doctor :   hence do not worry
User :   why wish iatt tchat you are ould bereferring to cycles and periods seperately
Doctor :   i am sorry , i did not follow what you typed
User :   why is it that you are referring to cycles and periods separately
Doctor :   they are the same
Doctor :   cycles and periods mean the same
User :   ohk
Doctor :   since you got your periods , you may not worry about a pregnancy
Doctor :   it is ruled out
User :   ok
Doctor :   i hope you are aware of the safe period for not getting pregnant
User :   no i dont
Doctor :   if your cycles are regular
Doctor :   having sex on first 7 days after your periods and last 7 days before your next cycle
Doctor :   will have least chances of pregnancy
Doctor :   since ovulation happens mid cycle
User :   ok..that would really be helpfull..But iv always had issues with my cycles from the beginning
Doctor :   ok , then it is better you use other contraceptive methods
User :   they are very irregular and I was put on harmones twice, prescribed for 6mnths each time
Doctor :   i just mentioned this method as aprecaution
Doctor :   but if cycles are irregular we cannot suggest this
User :   ok
Doctor :   did i answer your questions ?
Doctor :   did you follow my suggestions
User :   could you kindly help me and let me know about why i have irregular periods
Doctor :   yes sure
Doctor :   may i know your height and weight ?
User :   thank you
User :   5 '3 and 47
Doctor :   i think we have only 2 mins left
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know your age ?
User :   im 22
Doctor :   your BMI is low
Doctor :   it is 18.4
Doctor :   we expect it to be a little higher than this
User :   wat is BMI
Doctor :   body mass index
Doctor :   it suggests the persons weight and ideal height
User :   k
Doctor :   have you done a routine blood examination ?
User :   could it be a cause for my irregular cycles?
User :   no
Doctor :   yes , it can be
Doctor :   generally anemia and thyroid problems have low BMI
Doctor :   has your weight been like this from sometime
Doctor :   kindly log in again to continue the chat with us
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