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i am 36 years old, and my period is 9 days late. how likely is it that i am pregnant? or is there something else that could be causing this?

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Dr. Kent Willyard
22 years experience Family Medicine
Depends.: Have you had sex? If so, then you could be pregnant. Take a pregnancy test (available at your local pharmacy) to find out.
Answered on Feb 13, 2016

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