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A 20-year-old female asked:

late period how long until i take a pregnancy test?

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Dr. Erinn Huffman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 11 years experience
Now: Most over the counter pregnancy tests can detect pregnancy at the point that you have missed a period. If you are not trying to get pregnant, you should discuss contraception with your doctor.

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