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negative test after light bleeding

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Brown is blood: Not sure why the second test, but now you know definitively. Brown is blood that is fully deoxygenated . It is blood and represents the menses.

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hedwige Saint louis
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Wait 1 more week: Since your partner has a history of irregular period it's difficult to say whether she might be pregnant or just her normal irregular self. Recommend ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Misinformed?: Bleeding never represents pregnancy. Why are you spending money on a pregnancy test?
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Wait a week.: Wait a week before you repeat the test. Be sure that you follow the instructions exactly and that the test kit has not expired. If it is still negati ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
48 years experience Family Medicine
Below: If you do not get your "normal" period, wait ten days, then do a HPT.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
DUB: It is called dysfunctional uterine bleeding. Checking a pregnancy test was a good idea. I presume you are not on contraceptives. The bleeding is likel ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: If you had a negative hpt and then had menstrual bleeding, there is no need to repeat the test. Time to do the test is 4-5 days after a missed period ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Peters-tanksley
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not: A pregnancy test is quite accurate. If you don't start your period in the next couple days, check a pregnancy test again.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on timing: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Plan B: If the bleeding you had after the Plan B was similar to your usual period, then you are in the clear. If the bleeding was very light, I would repeat y ... Read More
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