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Causes for a faint line On a pregnancy test

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Re-test in few days.: The concentration and amount of your urine on the strip may affect the intensity of line appearing in the result section. It you can see the line as n ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Retest: If you had sex since your last period and missed your period by 4-5 days, do a home pregnancy test. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 days ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Read instructions: We do not know what brand of test you have. What do the written instructions say?
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Riyas Fadal
Specializes in Sports Medicine
False pregnancy: https://www.babyhopes.com/articles/false-positive-pregnancy-test.html
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Sperm: Sperm is likely the cause.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not being pregnant #: 1 the urine could be too dilute blood is more accurate and sensitive.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Foster Carr
33 years experience General Practice
Yes: Certain medications such as phenothiazine can interfere with test results. Women receiving hCG therapy to treat a luteal phase defect or other fertili ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: The test is past its expiration date; you took the test the wrong way; you tested too soon; your urine is too diluted because you consumed large amoun ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Duggar
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: Home pregnancy tests are very sensitive and can turn positive before missed period... Reccomend follow-up with md for verification...
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reading wrong : Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. User error is the most common cause of different results. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. Th ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Big cause: is letting it sit out and reading it much later than it should have been read.

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