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A 23-year-old female asked:

Last had intercourse 44 days ago. period is two weeks late. pregnancy test done today negative. could i be pregnant? missed day 3 of birth control pill 3 days after intercourse?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 42 years experience
Home pregnancy tests administered a week after a missed period are usually quite accurate. Consult with your OBGYN for further guidance.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
If you did the test correctly, you are not pregnant. If you have any doubt, get a blood test for HCG level to settle the issue. Get HPV vaccine. Wish you good health! Safe sex: https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/wellness-and-prevention/safer-sex-guidelines
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