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3 days late period and cramping

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Trust the test: The home pregnancy test will be positive at 7 days after conception, so if you are late for your period and pregnant, the test will be positive. If yo ... Read More

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Pregnancy test: If you had sex since your last period, do a home pregnancy test. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 days later unless you get a period by t ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jie Xu
Dr. Jie Xu answered
16 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Home pregnancy test.: If your home preg test is negative, then it could just be an abnormal cycle from not ovulating. This can happen from time to time, but if it becomes a ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Re do test: Given what you described, it would be prudent to repeat the test in 3-4 days, if do not a period by then. Use first morning urine and follow the instr ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Irregular period: It sounds like a typical irregular period. Monitor it, but if happens again, see your family doctor.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: See your gyn for a blood preg test and an ultrasound can be doen whether u are preg or not to check the uterus and ovaries.
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A female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not: The pregnancy tests are quite reliable. If it is negative, you are not pregnant. If it was just too early for the test, then you could be pregnant a ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience Family Medicine
Unlikely: Best to check home pregnancy test on first morning urine. If negative repeat in 7 to 10 days. If both negative unlikely you are pregnant. Plan B will ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yonatan Mahller
11 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pelvic ultrasound: See an ob/gyn to get a pelvic ultrasound. If really irregular consider hormonal regulation of your cycle.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Trust the test : Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: Usually bleeding 2 days after your period is from late sloughing endometrium and still related to the period. Very unlikely to be implantation bleedi ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Do a urine preg test: If neg seea gyn ofr a blood preg test and a workup if it is neg can be amny differnet causes for a late period.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Possibly/depends,,: What you had might be some spotting that might happen during the early part of pregnancy. It might be wise to go to your doctor for an exam and a rep ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Swaby
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes.: Repeat the test in about 1 week after the first since pregnancy is possible. If you are not pregnant, I would not worry since it's not unusual for wom ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
It is Ok: Every woman during her Premenopausal time some times gets some irregularity in her Period unrelated to pregnancy. This can be related to Physical or e ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Irregular bleeding: is the most likely cause, since you already did a pregnancy test.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: Always a possibility, especially with missed pills. But could also be your period a little late, could be breakthrough bleeding from the pills, could ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need more info: Did you have unprotected sex? if yes, you may wish to get a blood test for HCG as that would be positive by now if you are pregnant, Or you may repeat ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Infection: None of the above. You have an infection. You have already been advised to go to the doctor to get this diagnosed and treated.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Cowell
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Sounds normal: Probably just a normal variation of your menstrual cycle and pattern. Some variations are normal and can be ignored. But if there is concern a home ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Guy
37 years experience Pain Management
Needs evaluation: Hello! Your heavy bleeding warrants an immediate evaluation.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Common: That sounds pretty normal.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take a test: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring ... Read More
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