A 18-year-old male asked:
My last period began on nov 2 and its now dec8, im stressed that i might be pregnant, i still have all the symptoms of my period sore nipples bloating breakouts moodswings discharge
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Dr. Laura McMullenanswered
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Without : Without taking a pregnancy test, it's impossible to know whether you are pregnant. As doctors, anytime a fertile, sexually active woman has an abnormally light or missed period, the first thing we do is rule out pregnancy. You can either take a home pregnancy test as long as it has been 5- 6 weeks since your last normal period, or you can go see your doctor and they can test you. A home pregnancy test is 97% accurate if taken a week or more after the missed period. A blood test can tell if you are pregnant as soon as 7 days after conception and a doctor's urine pregnancy test can tell if you are pregnant around when you next period should come.
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