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my period came 5 days early, could i be pregnant?

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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Not likely: If it is a normal period it is unlikely that you are pregnant.
Dr. Natalie Geary
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Pregnancy: If your period came early, you need to check 1. Pregnancy test 2. Whether flow was normal, heavier than usual or lighter 3. Have you lost or gained significant weight Best to go to your doctor and have him/her examine you to be sure it wasn't a miscarriage

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