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A 20-year-old female asked:

I have had sex and 2 weeks later i got my period but after 10 days my period did not stop im still bleeding now for 2 weeks extra can i be preg?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection.

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Last updated May 10, 2015

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