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Does late periods indicate pregnancy ?

hi Dr i am 24, i had a urinate infection about 3 weeks ago now my period have not come for 10 days, am i pregnant?
Mon, 30 Jan 2012
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Hi,

Delay in periods is not related to your urinary tract infection.

If you have had unprotected sexual intercourse in the last month, then it is possible that you may be pregnant. It is advisable to get a urine pregnancy test done.
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