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is 5 weeks too early for pregnancy test

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Back to school?: Remember a new fetus has no physical iran chemical connection with the mother for about fourteen days after conception. It must be big enough to have ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not usually: It would be possible if you had an extremely long menstrual cycle. However, most of the time a woman has no symptoms until she misses a period.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
19 years experience Family Medicine
Read instructions: The instructions are usually on the box. It is best to clarify results against the guidance on the box. If you are unclear then get a digital tes ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I was not aware that: you can get a vertical line for the analog test result. The control is a verticle line. The result line should be horizontal for negative and a "+" f ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
After missed period: It would be better to do the test 4-5 days after a missed period, use first morning urine and follow the instructions in the package carefully. You ma ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hpt: If you have been sexually active and have missed your period then you can go ahead and take a home pregnancy test (HPT) now. If negative and still no ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Pregnancy Testing: Testing is not to be done until a period is missed or delayed. Early testing before the fetus is big enough to be sharing chemicals and blood with the ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Halliburton-foster
19 years experience Family Medicine
Yes. : Alot of dependencies o this. The sensitivity of the test. The amount of hormone in your urine at the time of the test. Best to go see a doctor
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Anderson
42 years experience Family Medicine
Probably negative: It means the test is probably negative recommend you wait a few days then repeat the test to make sure.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Twins in Pregnancy: Nope. Not at all. This would be a false myth.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Yes, you are 100% pregnant. Stop all OTC and prescribed meds (unless cleared by OB OR needed for your immediate health--). Stop caffeine, any smokin ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Diedrich
13 years experience Gynecology
Too early : Too early to tell. Take it at 7 days after your missed period and you'll have a more accurate answer. If you still havent' had your period, see your d ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can retest in 1 week: Might be real. Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal spott ... Read More
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