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Unprotected sex and missed period - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Getting Pregnant
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User :   hello?
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   i had unprotected sex about a week after i got the depo shot now i am afraid i am pregnant....how can i tell
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
i will need to ask a few more questions
User :   ok
Doctor :  
can i proceed?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
please provide ur age?
User :   18
Doctor :  
when was the last time yoy had intercourse?
User :   a month ago
Doctor :  
and when was the shot that u took?
User :   about a month and a week ago
Doctor :  
when was your last menstrual peiod?
User :   before i got my shot...i just got over spotting though
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
you can get a urine pregnancy test done to see if you are pregnant
Doctor :  
usually when you are on the shots. it is rare
Doctor :  
but as per your history
User :   ok
Doctor :  
you had the intercourse and shot at almost the same time
Doctor :  
so to be sure of things
Doctor :  
i suggest you to take a pregnancy test
User :   ok...thank you....
Doctor :  
is thr anything else i can help u with?

Doctor :  
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