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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I have a concern that I have tried too see my doctor about bu cannot get an appointment for the next two weeks.
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   where do you stay
User :   I think I may be pregnant but not sure and dont want to get my hopes up
User :   im in the UK
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   your age and occupation
User :   24 Facilities manager
Doctor :   when was your last menstrual period
User :   last month came on around 16 May
Doctor :   k
User :   I has cramping last week on and off like I was going to come on and yesterday and today I have had brown/pink discharge when I wipe
Doctor :   this month you didn't get your periods
User :   not really just coloured discharge
Doctor :   coloured discharge on 16?
User :   no
Doctor :   then when was it
Doctor :   coloured discharge
User :   as above, yesterday and today
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   it is called implantation bleeding
Doctor :   it fades away after 2 weeks
User :   what does this mean then?
Doctor :   sorry 2 to 4 days
Doctor :   it is once you get pregnant the baby will be started attaching to mother womb
Doctor :   so at this time the bleeding or spotting occurs
Doctor :   it is normal and will be changing in colour
User :   even through my period was due last week this is possible, I took a test on Friday of last week and it was negative, could this
User :   still mean I could be pregnant
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   ya you can be
Doctor :   since you have missed periods
User :   could this possibly anything else?

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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   are you back
User :   yes, I never went away?
User :   is this the same doctor I was speaking to earlier
Doctor :   ya
Doctor :   which test did you get it done
User :   Clear Blue test
User :   Home Tes!
Doctor :   sometimes the results go wrong
User :   Test
User :   Even through my period was due last week, why am I showing this type of discharge now? surley if my missed period was due last week and the test was negative on Friday this could mean that I am not?
Doctor :   so i insist you t get an scannig done after getting an apointment so that u need rescription
User :   ? I dont understand you above responce
Doctor :   is it discharge or normal periods bleeding type
User :   discharge, there is nothing really that comes out unless I wipe where it is coloured thick stringy discharge
Doctor :   so i insist you t get an scannig done after getting an apointment with any doctor there so that they provide the prescription
Doctor :   k i probably think it is due to pregnancy and the spotting is implantation bleeding
Doctor :   is there anything else that i can help you with
User :   is it worth getting another test done as I dont want to wast money, from Friday to now could things have changed.
Doctor :   another test in the sense for your satisfaction u may need to get it
User :   ??
Doctor :   or else u can wait for few more days
Doctor :   another test is ultrasound scanning
Doctor :   There will be confirmation
User :   how many weeks after conception does implantation occure then?
Doctor :   u need not worry as it will go away in 2 to 4 days
User :   do you mean the discharge?
Doctor :   it can occur anytime after 14 day of last menses
Doctor :   ya discharge
Doctor :   is it itching or foul smelling the discharge or in that area
User :   no
Doctor :   k then probably you will be pregnant
User :   The last time I had sex was on the 30th May
User :   wi=his is 26 days ago?
Doctor :   previous to that
User :   24th May
Doctor :   ya then that is great
Doctor :   that was your fertile period right
User :   I really dont know?
User :   Im not one for monitoring myself
Doctor :   ya that is fertile period from 10 th to 20 day of the period date is fertile period
User :   my period cam on 16th last 3/4 days so cam off around the 20th
Doctor :   if you sex then there are high chances of getting pregnant
Doctor :   is there any other questions
Doctor :   did you fill u the feed back form
User :   is there any other sysmptons is there any other symptoms I should be experiencing if I am?
Doctor :   nausea vomiting breast tenderness
Doctor :   and so on
User :   no vomiting, has some tenderness on my right breast, could I just get this in one breast
Doctor :   its better to get 1 ultras sound scan done for confirmation after visiting local doctor
Doctor :   ya you can get
Doctor :   these are few symptoms of pregnancy
User :   will it be ok to wait a couple of weeks for an appointment
User :   I do have private health insurance
Doctor :   ya no problem you can wait
Doctor :   and get back to us with report for further assistance.. we are available 24/7
Doctor :   is there any other queries
User :   Also would it have been normal on Saturday I got a sharp pain in the lower stomach, lasted about 5-1o mins but havnt had it since, just a couple of period like cramps every now and then, could this mean anything else
User :   How can you tell the divference between normal discharge and implantation bleeding?
Doctor :   ya it can be a sign of miscarriage but in that case along with cramps you get bleeding as in periods
User :   which I havnt had
Doctor :   there is nothing like normal discharge
Doctor :   it will be thick cervical discharge thats it
Doctor :   in implantation bleeding first it comes as brown and then blue and finally red
User :   blue?
Doctor :   ya mixture of the above colours
Doctor :   you can get any its not comulsory that u get all the three
User :   ok, so what is you advise to me to do now, and you final diagosis based on my symptoms?
Doctor :   did you get my point
User :   yes
Doctor :   based on your symptoms i think you are robably pregnant and if you get a bleeding you need not see a doctor ..
Doctor :   think that the bleeding is due to miscarriage no need of scan
User :   should my stomach hurt or should it fee tender/full or is there any other symptons that I should look out for?
Doctor :   but if you don't get bleeding then get an scan done for confirmation of pregnancy
Doctor :   That you can't realise a doctor can exmaine by conducting physical examination and tell you
User :   ??7
Doctor :   you can't feel stomach fullness untill 2 or 3 month
Doctor :   so you can't realise.. a doctor should examine you
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   ok thank you for your advice, should I wait to take a test or do you suggest if this is implantation bleeding my hormone levels would have increased and would show now
User :   or wait a little longer
Doctor :   scaning is the best test than harmones... So better wait for some more time
Doctor :   please send correct feedback as it is more valuable
User :   would a scan show very very very early pregancy
Doctor :   ya it will show.. you are now 1 month 9 days pregnant
User :   ok so would you suggest testing or just booking in for an appointment
User :   with a doctor
Doctor :   anything is fine i suggest to go for testing
User :   I just am not convinced that it is going to show anything different from when i took one last friday
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Doctor :   it is urine test and the one you are going to do is scaning of abdomen and pelvis.. which shows pregnancy for sure
Doctor :   it is called ultrasound abdomen
Doctor :   urine test can be false most of the times
User :   so I can ask the doctor for this, will they not just do a urine test on me or a blood test, i thought the first scan was after this was confirmed
Doctor :   and it will not detect upto 1 month in few cases
User :   I have never herd of anyone gegt
User :   getting a scan to confirm pregancy
Doctor :   there are other harmone tests also
Doctor :   first preference is to go for urine test, if it is negative then harmone tests then scanning or physical examination
Doctor :   you can go for any i have suggested you the best since you are very much worried..
User :   how does physical examination work
Doctor :   that depends on the doctor who conducts .. if he is accurate he can feel the fetus and confirm pregnancy.. even it can't be differentiated live or dead that easily..
User :   by feeling the stomach
User :   or internally
Doctor :   as in case of miscaarriage it will be dead
Doctor :   not only stomach also vaginal examination
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help you with
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User :   no
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
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