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Two periods in a month - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   i had 2 periods this month...im not supposed to start for 2 weeks. and the second period was light and only lasted 3 days...could i be pregnant?///
Doctor :  
ok
User :   if so whens the best time to take a test?
Doctor :  
please provide your age, location
User :   22
Doctor :  
when was the last menstrual period?
User :   i just got off it yesterday
Doctor :  
ok
User :   it was 3 days long
Doctor :  
when was the usual menstrual period that you got?
User :   the 8th
Doctor :  
8th september u mean?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
then you can wait for two more weeks and then check for the urine pregnancy test
User :   k thanks
Doctor :  
it could be due to 'implantation bleed' also
User :   whats that?
Doctor :  
that is when you will get light bleeding in between your normal period time
Doctor :  
'implantation bleed' is bleeding that happens to few women when the fertilized egg gets attached to the uterine lining
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causing it to bleed
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which appears as light bleeding
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and in that case

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if pregnancy test is done after a missed period
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it usually comes positive
User :   so i could be preg?.
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