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A 19-year-old female asked:

Late period by 9 days, brown discharge a couple days after, safe sex, athlete, irregular periods and negative test taken after 6 days missed period. ?

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Dr. Andrew Blazar
Obstetrics and Gynecology 63 years experience
Likely not pregnant: Irregular period is likely due to athletic activity and is not a problem with the use of effective birth control. The negative preg test is reassuring. Birth control pills might offer more peace of mind.

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