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Heavy spotting, back pain, abdominal tightness, tingling in breast. Pregnant?

hi, i had heavy spotting which came on the day of my period for three days. The fourth day was dry. Since then i have been having back pains and today i woke up and had watery discharge which seemed a lot and since that time am having back pains and cramps which feels like tightness in my lower abdomen. I also have some tingling sensation in my left breast . We have been trying to get pregnant.Can you tell me whats happening to me. Could i be pregnant and not
Asked On : Sun, 13 Jan 2013
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Dec 2012
Hi Paula,

Thank you for posting on HCM
From your description you are most likely having a pelvic infection (Acute PID). You will need to pay a visit to your gynobs for prompt assessment and management of the condition. Non the less, pregnancy is possible but you will have to confirm with a pregnancy test and a pelvic ultrasound. Pelvic ultrasound will be able to determine if there are products of conception in your uterine cavity and in case it is a PID, there will be signs that could help your gynobs suspect the condition. Some laboratory work up needs to be done in order to determine the type of infection presenting. A urine analysis is also important. For your issues with trying to get pregnant, a fertility doctor or gynobs can follow you up properly from this point as PID can complicate to infertility in women.

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Answered: Sun, 13 Jan 2013
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