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Could I be pregnant? Could it be that I'm ovulating ?

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So first of all, I started my period 4 days earlier than I was supposed to, which never happens because I am ALWAYS on time. And when I started, I didn't have no cramping which is very unusual because I always get extreme cramping the first day of my period, but later on in the day i got a little bit of cramps. Today is the 4th day of having the period, but hardly anything is left, just when I wipe. My period usually last 7 days. Today
I've been experiencing pains that come and go on my right ovary, like ovulation pain, but I already
ovulated this month? I took a pregnancy test the first day I saw blood because I thought it was implantation bleeding, but it wa negative. Also, today I started getting cold-like symptoms. Sore throat and stuffy nose. I had unprotected sex a day before ovulation and a day after ovulation which was on the 9th and 11th of this month and then again 2 days ago when this period started. Could I be pregnant? Could it be that I'm ovulating now? Thanks.


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replied July 30th, 2011
Early Pregnancy Signs and Symptoms Answer A25560
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Having unprotected intercourse around the ovulation time can lead to pregnancy. The lighter and shorter periods and mild abdominal cramps could also be suggestive of possibility of pregnancy. Urine pregnancy tests (UPT) usually start showing positive results a week after missed periods. These can also show false negative results. Wait and watch for your next periods. If you suspect to be pregnant, look out for development of any other new symptoms suggestive of pregnancy. You can consider repeating UPT after about 7-10 days on early morning first urine sample to see if turns positive. If you suspect pregnancy, or if you have altered periods, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for further examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). Take adequate rest. Drink plenty of water. Maintain healthy diet.
Take care.



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