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I had unprotected sex may 11 and started my period may 27 but it only lasted 36 hours. could i possibly be pregnant? i normally have regulated periods. i've been feeling nauseous and fatigued. my breasts have been tender and my nipples are darker than usu

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 years experience
Possible: You had an unusual cycle and have pregnancy symptoms. Do a test and if negative repeat in 1 week. Follow up with your doctor. All the best.
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 30 years experience
Take pregnancy test: Could you be pregnant? Yes, because you engaged in unprotected sex. Unlikely if your period was actually due on 27th but more so if it was early aka implantation bleed. But only way to confirm pregnancy is to take test. Regardless of result, you should go see your Family Doc, GYN or Planned Parenthood to get checked out for sexually transmitted diseases/infections. And discuss birth control if neg

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