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can take pregnancy test 8 days before my period

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Too soon: Home pregnancy tests turn positive at about the time of your next expected period.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure: but it may be too soon to get accurate result
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not useful: You would be testing too soon. Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes ab ... Read More
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Dr. Patrick Mckenna
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Probably too soon: you could certainly try, but typically the test is not very reliable until you reach the days on which you expect your period. The urine test detects ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Basics: It takes a couple days for sperm to encounter egg & establish a conception. It takes a few for that to reach & attach in the womb. After a few ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Now and ten day: You had sex in what is called ' safe period ' in any case , late period s something that may be an early sign of pregnancy . I would recommend to have ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Depends upon when you conceived, but generally if you measure on the day of your missed period with a good test results are reliable. Right now might ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, you can: Home urine pregnancy tests become positive as early as a week after conception (sperm meeting an egg). If a pregnancy test is negative, and a woman is ... Read More
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Dr. Nancy Mellow
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Only if you're late: Thick, white discharge is frequently seen before the period. It usually means that ovulation is over and you are producing progesterone. If your per ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
After missed period: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about 2-3 weeks for the embryo to ... Read More

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