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could i become pregnant from our accident?

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i had sex last nite with my bf using a condom, but as he withdrew some semen went inside me by accident. Ive been on anti-bioctics recently and i am on the pill, but i don t have any breaks in it for any periods. So could i become pregnant from our accident? im really worried


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replied February 24th, 2012
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Hi,

Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am really glad to help you out. Your concern is regarding the status of your pregnancy. Even if there was little semen inside yet sometimes there are active sperms in a few drops of semen also which can cause pregnancy.

For confirming the status of pregnancy by urine for pregnancy test (UPT),the most accurate way to test for pregnancy is to wait until after your period is due. First appearance of pregnancy hormone, HCG, due to implantation occurs 6-12 days after ovulation. So if you don’t want to wait for your periods and test for pregnancy then you can test at 9 or 10 days past ovulation with a sensitive ( 20 - 25 mIU ) pregnancy test. Aimstrip pregnancy test gives good results and can detect 20 mIU of HCG.I sincerely suggest you to do a urine for pregnancy test and if the test comes negative, then please wait for your periods and repeat the test after 1 week of your missed periods date.

You can also get serum HCG levels estimated which is more specific than urine tests for pregnancy.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.



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