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Did i conceive before my period?

Patient: I am now on my 6th week of pregnancy. My last period started around nov.10th. I had just stopped taking birth control in october. Could i have conceived before my last period?

 

 

Symptoms: Naseua

 

 

Doctor: Hi,Thanks for the query.I understand your concern.Possibly you might have conceived after your last menstrual p eriod during the period of ovulation.Usually gestational age is calculated from last menstrual period.According to your last menstrual period November 10th, your gestational age should be 6 weeks 4 days for today i.e. December 25th, which is corresponding to your history.Take care.

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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