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Late period, spotting after exercise, bloating, tiredness. Negative pregnancy test. History of tubal ligation

I am 44 years old. I had a tubal ligation performed 12 years ago after the birth of my twins. I have always had very regular periods. Now I am 7 days late. I did spot a little after exercise once. I do not have any extra stress in my life. I eat healthy and exercise regularly. I feel bloated and tired. I did a urine pregnance test which came back negative. Could I still be pregnant?
Asked On : Sat, 5 Jan 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
To know if you are pregnant or not, please perform a home pregnancy test.
The chances of pregnancy after 12 years of a tubal ligation , are very very low.
Probably the altered period pattern, alongwith the tiredness and bloating, could also be peri menopausal changes.
Rather than performing a test at home, please consult a gynecologist so that the exact diagnosis can be made.
Take care.
Answered: Sat, 5 Jan 2013
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