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Suggest treatment to abort a pregnancy

i had an abortion 3 weeks and 3 days ago @ 10 weeks and 6 days. i have a doctor's appointment on friday to get medication and i can only have it if i'm NOT pregnant. so this morning i took a pregnancy test just to see and it's still POSITIVE. you can quite clearly see both lines. i have had sex since then but haver used birth control.



is this the only pregnancy or a new one?
Thu, 20 Aug 2015
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The pregnancy test that you are using tests for the hCG levels in the urine. The hCG levels will take some time to come down after an abortion and even in a pregnancy. If the Doctor who did the abortion is sure of it and has confirmed the abortion, then you can take the medication.

If not, you need to get an ultrasound done to confirm the pregnancy. All the best.
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