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A 27-year-old female asked:

Its been 35 days today since start of my last period..and i stopped my birth control pill pack before my period came..could i be pregnant?

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Dr. Jennifer Mcdonald
Gynecology 24 years experience
Could b: Take a test. It is common for periods to be irregular after stopping birth control but take a test to be sure.
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Last updated Mar 28, 2013

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