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can stress cause a negative pregnancy test

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Irregular period: Is not unusual.

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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Depends: Irregular or missed periods aren't terribly uncommon. Continue to monitor the pregnancy test and followup with a gyn for further evaluation.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
May re do test: It not likely that you are pregnant, however you may wish to repeat the test in 2-3 days.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely, but...: Of course it is possible to get pregnant after having sex. That is why a woman who has sex must be ready for an unintended pregnancy. However, it is v ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Exhale w/menses: Typically directions for home pregnancy tests state to use 4wks after last period, not on 1st day. Typically, one exhales when menses start flowing (a ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Not likely: There are some failures in the test. especially if not done right or a very expired test. But odds per month doing evertything perfect are under 30%.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joe Merritt
49 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
POssible Pregnancy: Pms symptoms and early pregnancy sx may be similar. Neg test may just be too soon. If still neg in 10 days pregnancy is very unlikely. If period ha ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular timing: of ovulation, is most likely the reason, delayed or absent ovulation will cause you to be late. Pregnancy sounds very unlikely. See your doctor for ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ptregnancy ?: Your comments suggest a "placebo week", which generally means one is on oral bcp's. The placebo week bleeding is just withdrawal bleeding from very l ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Pregnancy : Condoms are not 100% repeat the pregnancy test in one week
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