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accuracy of hpt

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Guideline: If you're very regular, ovulation probably occurred on day 15. The egg is viable for 1 day. Sperm may last 5 days. Sex on days 10,11,12,13,14,15 and 1 ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Good question, but if you're 6 weeks late and a urine pregnancy test is negative, it is likely your pcos affecting your cycle, rather than a pregnancy ... Read More
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The pregnancy test is probably 98% to 99% accurate.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
It would not: interfere to hpt.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheree Cloer
19 years experience Family Medicine
Urine hcg: A pregnancy test depends upon the concentration of hcg, the pregnancy hormone, in urine. A negative test means the level of HCG is undetectable, but t ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
We are humans!: We are humans so our world is not perfect, not 100%. That means it is normal for lab tests not to be 100% accurate.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Yes: If you did the test correctly at more than 5 weeks after sex, and the result was negative, you are not pregnant. If you do not wish to be pregnant, u ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Many times, this is normal and goes away on its own. Keep an eye on the bleeding--stable: less than a pad/hour--and call your ob/gyn if it worsens.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Wide variation: Hcg levels have wide normal range. If the pregnancy is otherwise progressing normally, the levels should not be a cause for concern.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
That's normal: All normal girls and normal women have negative home pregnancy test results during the majority of their lifetimes. It's only when a woman becomes pre ... Read More
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes it is: Yes it is.
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