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im confused about my menstral

ok,so im cnfused.my period was like late, my last menstral was 1/11-13.i came on my period earlier today but around 11pm it appears i came off.i had cramps earlier but they went away by 4.5-5pm.when i check myself i was barely bleedin.the last few weeks i've been goin to the restroom frequently,been havin back pains,and always tired.i've also started having sore breasts. i ook a prego test and it was neg .so im like confused as to what i shld do now.
if someone can help me to at least try to figure this out id greatly appreciate it
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replied March 1st, 2011
Hi,
Your symptoms (shorter and lighter periods, cramps, increased frequency of urination, back pain, increased tiredness, sore breasts) could be suggestive of early pregnancy. Urine pregnancy tests can show false negative results due to less concentration of pregnancy hormone (HCG) in urine during early pregnancy. Blood HCG tests are accurate and can detect pregnancy as early as 11 days post conception. Visit your doctor for examination (to confirm early signs of pregnancy changes in breast, vagina, uterus and cervix), and a blood HCG test to confirm/rule out pregnancy.
Take care.



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