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april had normal period but was late, may no period

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Had a c section in jan had bleeding for 6 weeks then in march had normal period and april had normal period but was late may no period took five different pregancy test came positive then slightly spotting one day a week for 3 weeks took 4 more pregancy test all negitive don't know what to do also I took off 30 pounds in feb and put them all back on by end of march


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replied June 4th, 2012
Menstruation Answer A35646
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If your fertility/ovulatory function had returned after childbirth (c-section), and if you had been sexually active without protection, chances of pregnancy are possible. The urine pregnancy test kits rarely show false positive results and if the tests have shown positive results (even faint positive), it is likely that you are pregnant. However, the test should always be done on early morning first urine sample to get accurate results (pregnancy hormone HCG is believed to be in highest concentration in this sample, and you should avoid lot of fluid intake and caffeinated beverages in the night before taking the test). The test results should be read within the specified time to avoid false readings (evaporation lines can give appearance of positive test). Wait and watch for your periods. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If periods have not started within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you have got 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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