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urinary tract infection, ,can this infection delay periods?

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missed period,tiredness,short pain in abdomen,headaches,and yestrday i went to hospital for check up.results seems urinary tract infection,but i didnt get my period yet,can this infection affects delayed period.can u explain clearly whats wrong with me.


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replied February 19th, 2012
Am I Pregnant Answer A31776
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
The stress of infection, use of other medications can delay your period by a few days. The symptoms (missed period, headaches, tiredness, abdominal pain/cramps) that you describe could also suggest chances of early pregnancy. Wait and watch for your periods. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If periods do not start within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you get abnormal periods, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Take adequate rest. Drink plenty of water. Maintain healthy diet.
Take care.



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