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I have not had a cycle since June 2011. I am having pregnancy symptoms but I had a tubal ligation in July of 2008. My periods have been regular until now. I took two pregnancy test(two different brands) and the both came back invalid. Could I be experiencing a tubal pregnancy?

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replied September 12th, 2011
Am I Pregnant Answer A26804
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Pregnancy whether tubal/ectopic or intrauterine will give you same results when tested for HCG hormone estimation. The absence of periods could be due to various reasons, most common being pregnancy. If you suspect chances of pregnancy, you should visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). An ultrasound scan done would help to confirm the location of pregnancy (tubal/ectopic or intrauterine).
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