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Pregnancy confirmation and missed periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hii doctor
Doctor :   Iam.Dr.XXXXXXX
Doctor :   May i help you?
User :   Im 34 years old woman
User :   I had my last period starting from 9th july
Doctor :   ok
User :   I'm trying to conceive
Doctor :   Were your periods regular?
User :   Since past few days i am having frequent urination
User :   Yes doctor...
Doctor :   do you have any burning sensation during urination?
Doctor :   Do you have lower abdominal pain?
User :   i'ld like to tell you that i married late..about one n half years back.
User :   my husband is 35 yrs old..
User :   i conceived in last oct but it got miscarriaged
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you undergo any checkups?
User :   D & C done on 9th nov...since than i'm having period cycle ranging from 28-31 days
Doctor :   So the common causes of first trimester abortions are congenital fetal malformations
User :   before miscarriage i used to have 28 days cycle
User :   the heart beat of featus did not come
Doctor :   ok
User :   iam taking folvite since then-folic
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Folic acid prevents brain damage in child
User :   now these days as i told u im having frequent urination, mild nausea n mild cramping
User :   k
Doctor :   Did you do an urine routine test?
User : there was no sensation or troublew with that
Doctor :   One reason can be urinary infection
User :   ok
Doctor :   since your last period was on july 9th
Doctor :   your this month periods
User :   today i had a little spotting...light brown in colour
Doctor :   might be like near 9th
Doctor :   so you might also have what we call a premenstrual syndrome
User :   period shuld come by 6- 8 july since my cycle is 28-31 any days
Doctor :   the days just before beginning of the periods
User :   may be...
Doctor :   you will feel abdominal pain etc
Doctor :   so it can be that too
Doctor :   but to rule out you may do an urine test
User :   ok
Doctor :   anyway drink lots of water
User :   can i connect it to implantation bleeding
Doctor :   daily
Doctor :   yes in that case some times spotting will occur too
Doctor :   but it can be that too sometimes
User :   wen can i go for pregnancy test at home..i did that two days before but it was negative
Doctor :   so only after the UPT test we can confirm
Doctor :   Since when you were trying for conception?
Doctor :   i mean after marriage
User :   actually this is the first month we tried it seriously... like going scientifically checking ovolution
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so dont worry
Doctor :   What you can do
Doctor :   now is wait for the periods to begin or
Doctor :   else to get a missed period
Doctor :   to do an UPT TEST
Doctor :   till then i would advise you not to take any medicines
Doctor :   that may harm the baby
Doctor :   if you are pregnant
User :   doctor i have aproblem that my periods do not begin properly in one go..i have spotting two trhee days before the actual flow...but that is totally different from wat i am experiencing now
Doctor :   spotting before periods are normal
Doctor :   since you had and D AND C
User : wat wuld be earliest can i go for test at home
Doctor :   it might also contribute sometimes
Doctor :   for any change
Doctor :   only after 1 week of a missed periods
Doctor :   you may do an UPT test at a home
User :   ok doc thanks...
Doctor :   Thanks for consultation
User :   will do that...bye
Doctor :   Bye for now.........
Doctor :   Take care....
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