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I am six days late. Am I pregnant?

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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
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In brief: Possibly

Being late or missing your period can be a sign of pregnancy.
If you decide to do a home pregnancy test, use the first urine of the morning for best results (especially if early in the pregnancy.).

In brief: Possibly

Being late or missing your period can be a sign of pregnancy.
If you decide to do a home pregnancy test, use the first urine of the morning for best results (especially if early in the pregnancy.).
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Pregnancy

You can go ahead and take a home pregnancy test (HPT) now.
If negative and still no period would repeat HPT in a week. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds >

In brief: Pregnancy

You can go ahead and take a home pregnancy test (HPT) now.
If negative and still no period would repeat HPT in a week. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds >
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
(i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy.
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