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how soon can you get a positive pregnancy test after conception

A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Roseff
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
14 days is suggested: Different urine kits have different levels of accuracy. Blood testing may pick up pregnancy sooner than urine. If you're referring to a home, urine te ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Pena
24 years experience Fertility Medicine
Urine or blood test: Depending on the urine pregnancy test kit, it can range from around 14-21 days after conception (4-5 weeks after last menstrual period). Serum pregna ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fox
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
10 - 14days: With sensitive quantitative blood tests, the test can start to be positive at 10 days and always by 14days after conception. The problem is knowing w ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Sure, but...: One can get a "positive" urine pregnancy test at any time, but at 5 days post ovulation, that would be a false type of positive test, known as a "fals ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandor Mecs
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Most pregnancy tests turn positive 7-10 days after ovulation.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Test is positive before a menstruation is missed.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Don't sweat...: Don't sweat the small stuff, as the saying goes. In a normal couple with a natural pregnancy, none of this matters (don't overthink it). Reasons: it i ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Last period?: Pregnancies are not dated from when you think you conceived but from the day the last normal menstrual period started. Assuming you did conceive on Fe ... Read More
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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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roland El ghazal
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Usually 14 days: Typically 14 days, but could be positive as soon as 9-10 days. Having a negative test before 14 days does not exclude pregnancy though
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
10 -14 days: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: The pregnancy test is objective (doesn't rely on the woman's perceptiveness) and will be accurate 3 weeks after sex. The early pregnancy symptoms are ... Read More
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