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Question: implantation bleeding?

 mj - Mon Aug 06, 2007 7:45 am

36 female unprotected sex with hubby in pool ,my period was due to start on the 5th but started on the 3rd lasted one day but with barely anything didnt really need to use a pad or anything.just wondering if you think i could be preg. we have two kids already . any help would be great. when should i try a preg test? thanks
 Debbie Miller, RN - Mon Aug 06, 2007 8:44 am

User avatar You are right that this could be implantation bleeding so a pregnancy test would be a wise thing to do. This can be done about a week past the expected period date (the date you had the light bleeding) and should be accurate at that point.


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