Am i protected ?

Patient

Q: I was on the birth control and I took my patch off (Wednesday) to start my period. I started my period on Saturday but i switched birth control methods and started the pill on the next Wednesday when I was suppose to put my patch on. My question is... I had sex on Friday could I be pregnant or has the pill protected me ?

Doctor

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