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A 22-year-old female asked:

I have pressure on both sides of my pelvic bone and mild cramps . i had sex 4 weeks ago and got a lighter earlier period. may i be pregnant ?

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Dr. Johnnie Ham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Yes, possibly: About 15% of women when they are pregnany will have some bleeding in early pregnancy, which could be mistaken for a period. I would get a pregnancy test.
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