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DURRING THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY I HAVE HAD 3 VERY SHORT AND VERY ODD PERIODS IF YOU EVEN CALL THEM A PERIOD THEY LASTED MAYBE 2-3 DAYS AND THEY WERE A BROWNISH COLOR. ALSO I HAVE HAD DIZZY SPELLS AND HEADACHES MORE THEN NORMAL. THE LAST TIME I HAD THIS (MINUS THE PERIOD THING) I WAS PREGNANT WITH MY FIRST CHILD. I HAVE TAKEN A HOME PREGNANCY TEST BUT IT DIDNT SHOW UP SO I HAVE TWO QUESTIONS. 1. COULD I POSSIBLY BE PREGNANT AGAIN. 2. WOULD IT BE SOON TO TELL


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replied March 6th, 2011
Am I Pregnant Answer A20427
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum.
Shorter and lighter periods, brown discharge, dizziness, headaches could be suggestive of pregnancy. Urine pregnancy tests take longer to show positive results. They can also show false negative results due to less concentration of pregnancy hormone (HCG) in urine. Blood HCG tests are reliable and accurate in detecting pregnancy as early as 11 days post conception. If you suspect being pregnant, look out for development of any other new symptoms suggestive of early pregnancy. Visit your doctor/gynecologist for examination and blood HCG test to confirm/rule out pregnancy. if pregnancy is ruled out, go ahead with further evaluation to look for the cause for the altered periods (hormonal derangements, ovarian or uterine problems etc).
Take care.



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