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Suffering from nausea, bloating and swollen belly before menstruation. Does this mean I am pregnant?

I had a miscarriage in January 2013, it has been about 3 months now i have been trying to conceive and have been getting my periods on a regular basis, however before my peiods i have nausea, bloating, my belly swells as if am pregnant again, at the moment am expecting my periods any time from now and i have nausea and a sharp back pain, can i be pregnant?
Asked On : Mon, 8 Apr 2013
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Your symptoms are not specific for early pregnancy and they can be premenstrual as well. You have to wait for your period and if you miss it, get a pregnancy test with a fresh early morning sample of urine. The test is done 3-7 after a missed period. If you wish to have an earlier confirmation, you can get a blood test for serum beta-hCG measurement. Please review your results with your consultant. Take care.
Answered: Wed, 10 Apr 2013
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