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A 35-year-old female asked:

Could i be pregnant? ectopic pregnancy 3 months ago -surgery left tube removed. now 3 days late but neg test. lite amount of brown discharge today

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
Prob not BUT: In your case u need to do a quantitative bhcg because if it is + , u need a Progesterone level and close monitoring to make sure u do not get another ectopic after one ectopic 10% chance of another one, 90% chance of no ectopic.
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