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Pregnancy,sex before 8 weeks - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   Hi
Doctor :  
User :   my girlfriend is pregnant but i get the feeling she is lying to be about something. she did a home test which came up positive and then went to the doctors. she provided them with a urine sample but it is taking them 24 hours to process it. does it not normally happen on the spot?
Doctor :  
spot test is done in seconds
User :   she has a coil
User :   why would they send it away and not do it on the spot though?
Doctor :   if they are not sure
User :   about whether she is pregnant?
Doctor :  
they might do an array of tests to confirm
Doctor :  
your age
User :   i am 22. my girlfriend is 21
Doctor :  
and when did you have last sex
User :   4-5 days ago i think
Doctor :  
and when did she have her last period
User :   she is 2 weeks late on her period though
User :   it has been about 6-7 weeks now since her last one
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
if it is 6-7 weeks a transvaginal scan is confirmatory

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