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Intermittent bleeding for about 12 days and confusion regarding pregnancy. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help yu
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User :   I'm used to a regular cycle and I've been seeing blood on and off for about 12 days why is that?
Doctor :   Ok this is called Metrorahgia
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User :   what is that is it harmful?
User :   23 f student ms in a relationship
User :   hello are you still there?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   let me ask you few questions
User :   ok
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
Doctor :   Could you tell me the exact dates of previous three menstrual periods?
User :   I thought my cycle was coming on a week early when it came on last friday and it was supposed to come on this sat but it has been on and off not heavy but light i thought i may be pregnant but i took 2 tests and they were both negative
User :   i don't realy remember
Doctor :   so this happened only once
User :   yes
Doctor :   and it came after 3 weeks
Doctor :   instead of 4 weeks
User :   yes
Doctor :   i think yoiu should not worry about right now
Doctor :   it is not called Metrorrhagia if not for minimum of 6 months
User :   my cycle is usually 21 days not 28
Doctor :   A doctor wont investigate if it happens for more than 6 months
User :   do you think I could be pregnant my bf and I have been trying
Doctor :   is it regularly 21 days
User :   yes it is
Doctor :   In pregnancy yu actualy miss
Doctor :   the period
Doctor :   and after the 2 weeks of unprotected fruitful intercourse
Doctor :   the URine preg test is positive
User :   like now i only see blood on my tissue when i use the bathroom my cycle has not officially come on
User :   and it's not alot
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as i said please try the urine test after one more week
Doctor :   it could also be implantation bleeding
Doctor :   if it is simple spotting
Doctor :   which happens during preg
User :   why is it so hard for us to get pregnant we have been trying for since the beginning of march
User :   what is implantation bleeding
Doctor :   See you have to perform during certain days
User :   certian days?
Doctor :   9 to 16 days of normal menstrual period of 28 days
User :   am i making you mad
Doctor :   which are said to be the days for the women to rel3ease the ovum
Doctor :   into and when it meets the sperm it fertilises
User :   what is implantation bleeding
Doctor :   Implantation bleeding is the spotting that occurs at 8 days after fertilisation say 10 to 12 days of unprotectected course,
Doctor :   it is the time when the cellular stage of baby
Doctor :   sticks to the womb at some point
Doctor :   and bleeds
User :   so i could possibly be pregnant
Doctor :   yes but confirm with URine preg test
User :   when should i take another one
Doctor :   after 10 days
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User :   10 days fron now even if i took an ept test
Doctor :   What is ept test?
User :   the error proof pregnacy test
Doctor :   Where are you located?
User :   XXXX
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   yes you have to take
Doctor :   We dont have error proof preg test
Doctor :   in our country
Doctor :   Might be we call it
User :   where are you
Doctor :   Urine preg test
Doctor :   XXXXX
User :   if i take a test now will it say i'm pregnant
Doctor :   When was the last intercourse
User :   last night
Doctor :   What I would say is when you miss a period that would be ideal
Doctor :   time to get the test done
User :   thank you sooooo much
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