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A 18-year-old female asked:

My last periods started on 16th oct,and i had unprotected sex on 4th nov bt it was of withdrawal types, i'm getting pms bt having doubt of pregnany.

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Don't have to guess: A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly the week after missing a period, or 3 weeks after having sex. If the test result is negative and a woman is still worried about pregnancy, she can do one more urine pregnancy test another week later.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
I had unprotected sex on the last day of my period. Been having contraction like cramps through the month and now I have pms but I am two days late. Took a pregnancy test and it's negative. What could be the issue?
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I'm 2 days l8,no pms,had unprotected sex using withdrawal,I've done this b4 & never gotten preg.Is it like Russian roulette?Can I b preg this time?
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Pms symptoms before and after normal period? Pregnancy? No sex since September.
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Pediatrics 35 years experience
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A female asked:
Is it possible to feel pregnancy symptoms two days after sex? or is it PMS symptoms because period due soon?
Dr. Kathy Robinson
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Can unprotected sex suddenly cause extreme PMS symptoms. Ever since my husband & I stopped protection. Ive gotten pregnancy sysmptoms 2 wks b4 period.
Dr. Douglas Lawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Not usually: I would check a pregnancy test to make sure that's not the cause of your symptoms.
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