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Took epidural steroid injection, tender breasts, back pain, heartburn, headache, nausea. Pregnant?


Im a little worried I had an epidural steroid injection in my back abound 7 weeks ago, I was on my period at the time. I am now 2 weeks late, ive had tender breasts and nipples, lower back pain, heartburn, headaches, nausea and a lot of pain in which seems to be where my ovaries are. I have pcos, I am sexually active but have never been pregnant before.

What could this be?

Asked On : Tue, 15 Oct 2013
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The delay in your periods could be due to pregnancy or PCOD. It is not related to the epidural steroid injection that you had earlier. You can get a urine test done to find out the pregnancy.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal ,
Answered: Wed, 16 Oct 2013
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