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A 26-year-old female asked:

I am three weeks passed my missed period, but had bleedin for one day and then nothing. should i worry or maybe take a pregnancy test?

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Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take a pregnancy tes: If you have been having unprotected sex and your period is 3 weeks late, you need to start with a pregnancy test. Many things can cause a period to be late including stress, changes in your schedule, diet, weight, or exercise, medications, and diseases like thyroid disease, PCOS,diabetes/insulin resistance, and pituitary or adrenal problems but pregnancy is the most likely. Hope this helps.

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