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Abortion for unplanned pregnancy, side effects - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   i missed my preriod cycle by 3 days and my pregnency test is positive . I have not planned for it . Any options ? Sideeffects ?
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Doctor :   Dr Mitaly here
Doctor :   Let me read what you have typed
User :   Hai doc
User :   ok
Doctor :   When did you have your last period?
User :   2nd Aug
Doctor :   When did you check the pregnancy test? What is your normal cycle duration?
User :   27-28 days .
User :   yesterday
Doctor :   First of all urine test is not confirmatory and there are chances of False positive test also. Did you go for urine test?
User :   Did a self pregnancy test ( urine test ) twice
Doctor :   Ok
User :   is there any other test also
Doctor :   You can go for BLOOD HCG test which is a confirmatory test
Doctor :   And then decide accordingly
User :   ok doctor .
User :   I am not ready and want to abort it if confirmed
User :   scared of side effects !!
Doctor :   Are you getting me?
User :   no
Doctor :   Then you will have to get yourself examined and can go for medical abortion till 49 days
User :   ok . what abt the side effects and future pregancy problems doctor ?
Doctor :   Side effects are usually heavy bleeding with pain and normally it takes 3 to 4 cyclesto return to normal
User :   and future pregancy problems ?
User :   read in internet about infections :( ?
Doctor :   It usually does not have any problem in that when cycles are returned to normal state but after your examination only it can be commented
User :   whom should be consult in
Doctor :   You can see Dr XXXXXXXX
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