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A 21-year-old female asked:

My period is 7 days late and i took a test came back negative i haven't had any spotting i have had pain in my lower back could i be pregnan?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Likely no: Sounds like you took a test and you're not pregnant. If you're concerned, however, there's no harm in taking another test. If you had unprotected intercourse, of course, you might be early pregnancy. Otherwise, it's likely that you're having some irregularity to your cycle.

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