hi just wsould like to know is there a chance i could be pregnant?as on the 29th aug and the 5th sept i had intercourse unprotected,my last period was 18th aug-21st aug i was late on my period for this month by 4days and it only lasted 2 days!and it normally lasts 4days i have had a bit of backache and cramps and tingly breasts and going to the loo a bit more but seems to have gone now apart from the going to the loo and the bloating.I hav'nt done a test as i didnt want to be dissappointed can you help please??
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replied September 20th, 2010
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Less bleeding during periods, tingly breasts, increased frequency of urine, backache, cramps, bloating, all suggest possibility of pregnancy. Look out for other symptoms suggesting pregnancy.
Sometimes urine tests keep showing you false negative results due to less concentration of pregnancy hormone (HCG) in urine during early pregnancy.
Visit your gynecologist for an examination and a blood beta HCG level test (it can detect pregnancy accurately than the urine pregnancy tests as early as 11 days post conception). You can also request for an early ultrasound scan to confirm gestational age of baby.
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