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Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
Ovulation date?: You count from date of expected ovulation: need 2-3 weeks , or from date of missed period: +/_ few days

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
Count from ovulation: It takes 2-3 weeks after conception to have a positive pregnancy test; conception takes place after ovulation and fertilization of the egg with a sper ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure: Keep in mind a upt reads a hormone released from an implanted embryo. This will not happen until a fertilized embryo implants into the uterine wall, ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
After missed period: You may take the test any time you wish, but it to be better to wait 4-5 days after a missed period. Use first morning urine and follow the instructio ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, but wait...: Waiting until 3 weeks after sex will give a reliable result on a urine pregnancy test (if the test is done correctly and read correctly). Testing too ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
34 years experience Family Medicine
Home preg test: Assuming your periods are regular - at 35 days a home pregnancy test should be accurate. If however you are irregular it might not be. Generall ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
At least 2 weeks: Conception may take place only if sexual intercourse happens within few days from ovulation. After conception it takes about 2 weeks to produce det ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Pregnancy test can detect hormone levels as early as seven days after conception. You cannot tell when you got pregnant though from a simple urine pre ... Read More
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