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Missed periods, risk of tubal pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can i help you?
User :   do i really have to pay
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You have a free trial of 5 minutes
User :   i see
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from the time you logged in for chat.
User :   well... i have 2 questions
Doctor :  
Please proceed with the query?
User :   what should i do if i dont get my period for a month
User :   besides a pregnancy test
User :   the test is negative
Doctor :  
Cause for missed periods could be pregnancy, anaemia, low birth weight or ovarian condition.
Doctor :  
Were your periods regular in the past?
User :   and I drank... what if I am pregnant... how much does one have to drink to cause fetal alcohol syndrome?
User :   yes they were regular... I went off the pill end of july
Doctor :  
I am sorrry i meant low weight and not birth weight.
User :   should i get ablood test?
Doctor :  
You can get a serum Hcg levels done.
User :   i dont have a doctor
Doctor :  
The definitive diagnosis is by Abdominal scan.
Doctor :  
You can get these test done at a diagnostic center.
User :   could it be a tubal pregnancy... or would it show on the home test
Doctor :  
Tubal pregnancy can be diagnosed only by a scan.
Doctor :  
And not through blood test or pregnancy home kit.

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