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how long after conception should I take a home pregnancy test

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Missed period: After you miss a period.
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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
HCG testing : After conception the fertilized egg travels for about 5 days, down the fallopian tubes, before implanting in the uterus.During this time tests will ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gelman
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Pregnancy: At the first missed period if you are regular.Sometimes it may need to be repeated a few days later if the results are not 100 % clear.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes,Better to wait: You should do the home test 4-5 days after a missed period. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions in the kit carefully. Testing ealier m ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not too soon!: Take a home pregnancy test! pregnancy test are accurate about two weeks after conception. If it has been at least that long since your last intercour ... Read More
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A 13-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Too early: It will not show up yet. You need to wait at least 3-4 more days and sometimes an extra week or else the chance of a false negative is very high.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Roseff
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
It varies: It varies, according to the brand. Some brands are more sensitive than others and give earlier results. To be "safe", it's best to wait at least two ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: That would be much too soon, if we define conception as the moment the sperm meets the egg, leading to successful implantation of the embryo in the ut ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: With rare exceptions that's too early; 12 or so days after a certain ovulation is usually reliable.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
2weeks: Usually 10 days to 2 weeks.
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