A 19-year-old female asked:
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i thought i got my period but it was different and it was light for two days when i normally get it for 5. should i take a test??

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
You can test: You can test if you like. If your period came at the correct time then most likely you just had a light period. Anytime you think you are pregnant it is certainly acceptable to take a home test. Consider starting birth control to prevent until you are ready
Answered on Sep 2, 2015

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