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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can retest in 12days: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Not always: Sex resulting in pregnancy can take place up to 2 days before or 2 days after ovulation. 10 days post ovulation is about the earliest a pregnancy test ... Read More
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Pregnancy: Hi, a urine pregnancy test becomes positive a wk after implantation or around the time of the next period or almost 13 days after Ovulation. Hope this ... Read More
Dr. William Coutts ii
25 years experience Family Medicine
Menstrual cycle: The first day that you bleed is the first day of your menstrual cycle. Ovulation occurs 14 days later. Ten days post ovulation would be 24 days into t ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
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Wait: First of all I think you should repeat the pregnancy test on your own. If negative and you still feel bloated a pelvic ultrasound.could be prescribed. ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
If you mean : A home pregnancy test, it's usually best a week or 10 days after a missed period. Your doctor can do a blood test slightly sooner than that.
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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
Pregnancy test: The at home pregnancy tests are usually very reliable but can give you "false positives", i.e. They say they're positive, but in reality it's not for ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pre-existing: It sounds as if you might have already been pregnant before Monday. This would be early for a pregnancy test to already be pregnant if you conceived o ... 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 female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a GYN: When there is confusion such as this, a blood test known as the quantitative hCG resolves the issue, but from what you are describing, your first test ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
For pregnancy?: Yes - that time frame is normal. Many females take a pregnancy test if they miss their period.

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