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Am i pregnant with the delay in period?

hello i started what i thought was my period last month although it was black and clumpy and only came out when i used the restroom it lasted longer then usual almost 2 weeks and now this month comes along and im almost a week late no blood at all what can this mean? pregnancy?
Sat, 1 Mar 2014
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Infectious Diseases Specialist 's  Response
Hello,
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Delay in the periods doesn't always indicate pregnancy.
It may be due to various reasons like Stress,altered sleep pattern,vigorous activities,diet,any intake of medications so on.
So,i would suggest you to wait for one more week.If you don't get periods until then,you can do home pregnancy test and confirm it.
Hope i have answered your query.
Thank you.
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