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Unexpected pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   ok
User :   so i think i may have started spotting?
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   its 5 days before my period
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and had sex during ovulation days
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   When was your last menstrual period?
User :   sep 17
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you get a Urine Pregnancy Kit and get it checked.
Doctor :   Use an early morning sample.
Doctor :   of urine
User :   well i took one yesterday but i think that may have been to early
User :   and it was a cheap brand so i dont think it was a 5 days before
User :   one
Doctor :   Were your periods previously regular?
User :   yes
User :   every single one
User :   never a day off
Doctor :   There is also a possibility that you may not be producing sufficient amount of hormones.
User :   would it be more accurate to get a blood test?
Doctor :   You can get a Blood HCG test done. It is more sensitive and more confirmatory.
Doctor :   It can be done as early as now to detect pregnancy. 1 week
User :   those are always accurate?
Doctor :   from the time of unprotected intercourse.
Doctor :   The Blood test is reliable enough.
Doctor :   But it may be slightly expensive.

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