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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i just had a baby 4 motnhs ago and like now im 2 weeks late took a pregnancy test but is negative i dont know whats wrong
Doctor :   Ok
User :   oka?
Doctor :   Periods are irregular for a while after pregnancy especially when you are lactating
Doctor :   Did you use an early morning urine sample
Doctor :   for the test?
User :   Yes i Did Should i still take another?
Doctor :   Did your periods start coming regularly after your delivery?
User :   Yeah they started around the 12 and now this one hasnt statred
Doctor :   12 of October?
User :   july aug sept
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You can take either a repeat Urine test or you can go for a Blood HCG test
Doctor :   as sometimes you may not be producing enough hormones
Doctor :   to be detected in a Urine test
Doctor :   A Blood HCG test would be much more sensitive
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