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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i have been bleeding very lightly for the past 6 days
Doctor :   Ok
User :   started 2 weeks before my expected period
User :   and 2 weeks after I missed 4 birth control pilols
Doctor :   Ok
User :   pills
User :   i have also had an almost constant headache the past 6 days
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i was wondering if it could be implantation bleeding
Doctor :   Are you sexually active?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Did you involve in an unprotected sexual intercourse?
User :   and i did have unprotected sex three of the days i missed the pills
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
Doctor :   Irregularities in bleeding can occur with hormonal disturbances, stress factors any many more other causes.
Doctor :   Birth control pills work by inhibiting ovulation.
User :   yes, I have read a few different things on irregular bleeding
Doctor :   Its difficult to predict, if those pills that you missed could have resulted in ovulation and thereby pregnancy.
User :   i will be taking a home test after my period was supposed to be
Doctor :   Hence, I suggest you to consider getting a pregnancy test to rule out of confirm pregnancy.
User :   thank you
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