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30 Oct 2008

Bleeding 7 days after missed pills?
I missed 7 pills to date and had intercourse on day 3 of missed pills,only now 4 days later i have started to bleed almost like my normal period so its not spotting.would this rule out pregnancy and be considered a withdrawal bleed or is this my period. I was on the first week of pills when i started missing pills. Does a bleed automatically mean conception can be rulled out
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

The bleed does not mean that pregnancy is ruled out.

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