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Delayed periods and chances of pregnacy, detecting pregnancy through blood test - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hey, I had my period the 1st of september and now its semptember 30th and i dont have it again. I thought it was sopposed to come every 28 days?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What is the normal length of your cycle?
User :   4 days
Doctor :   Do you get your periods every 28 days?
User :   Yes
Doctor :   Can you mention your age and when did you attain menarche?
User :   I would rather not mention my age..
Doctor :   Periods are delayed due to either stress, pregnancy or any hormonal imbalance.
User :   Oh ok
User :   Also i had unprotected sex september 22nd 3 days before I was Ovulating and again today. Will it be to early to take a pregnancy test and get accurate results? Or can I take a blood test and get accurate results?
Doctor :   You need to wait for 2 weeks after the unprotected sex to take a urine test
Doctor :   blood test can be taken after 1 week.
User :   So I can take one now and it will give me accurate results?
Doctor :   That depends on whether you are producing enough hormones or not.
Doctor :   It can give accurate results
Doctor :   in most cases
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