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A female asked:

I had unprotected sex last tuesday the day after my period was over . then friday and saturday as well . i have back cramps . could i be pregnat ?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Hard to tell...: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms.
Last updated May 14, 2015

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