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A 19-year-old female asked:

Worried about pregnancy. took a test (negative) 3 weeks after sex. im about 9 weeks since sex, had one period(a week late) right before testing. no symptoms except my belly is slightly bigger. will take another test soon. is it likely im pregnant?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
If you did the test correctly and it was negative at 9 weeks after sex, you are not pregnant. Having had a period since sex also rules out pregnancy. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex : https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/wellness-and-prevention/safer-sex-guidelines Get HPV vaccine,
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