A 23-year-old female asked:
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i got my para guard out in may have had irregular periods since i am 8 days late so took test and was negative should i take another in a couple of ?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Trust the test: If your pregnancy test is negative and you repeated in a couple of days and it's still negative then you're not pregnant. See your doctor to discuss irregular periods.
Answered on Sep 18, 2014

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