A 16-year-old female asked:
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if i got my period a week late should i still take a pregnancy test?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Can I be pregnant?: It all depends. Was the period of normal duration and consistency? Could you be pregnant (meaning did you get exposed to fresh semen when you were ovulating?) instead of worrying like this why not actively preventing pregnancy with condoms or birth control?
Answered on Aug 16, 2013

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If late, now is good: Take a home pregnancy test now and see what it tells you.
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