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what does a positive ovulation test mean

A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Pena
24 years experience Fertility Medicine
False-positive?: It's possible that it may be a false-positive test, that not really ovulating. This can be seen in women with irregular menses due to polycystic ovari ... Read More

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrea Knittel
7 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The ovulation test looks like a pregnancy test, but they measure different things in the urine. The ovulation test measures the hormonal increase (lh ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Nemiro
44 years experience Fertility Medicine
Generally. : Ovulation detection kits are generally accurate and if they show a surge then generally you will ovulate, or release an egg, approximately 26-40 hours ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. D Elan Simckes
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
Elevated luteinizing hormone.: There are several possible answers to your question. First you had your ovulation wrong and in fact you going to ovulate five days late. Second, you ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlo Hatem
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Chest X ray: It is possible to have active TB with very little symptoms especially early on. However, it is more than likely that you carry the germ for TB in a do ... Read More
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Dr. Barbara Coulter-Smith
31 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It is positive.: Faint just means the HCG or pregnancy hormone is low but detectable. It typically indicates early pregnancy and would be normal if you have just miss ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Antibodies vs nuclei: The titer (how much antibody power is present) is important -- 1:40 seldom means much, 1:320 would worry most folks -- as does the pattern, but like a ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Accuracy of test: Either one of the tests may be in error. If both test results are accurate, it may reflext loss of an early pregnancy.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hanna
34 years experience Family Medicine
Imbalance: Loss of ability to percieve your center of balance. Could mean a serious health condition and needs to be evaluated. Causes can range from intoxica ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Could you please: Spell out ifa? All lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the test is usually in the best position to d ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See the package: There are many different home pregnancy tests available. The package insert is the best way to find out what exactly the different results mean for th ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Inconclusive: It means that you probably took the test too soon. If your period is not late yet you must wait. If that is not the case then take a second test.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience Rheumatology
Only a test and: Only a test and that result suggests that it is not the standard assay. If there are general body symptoms, then a rheumatologist would be helpful.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Nemiro
44 years experience Fertility Medicine
Not always accurate: Odks are a convenient way to help time ovulation and the timing of intercourse, they are not always accurate. They can occasionally be positive but ot ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience General Practice
Pregnant or LOSS: If a pregnancy test is positive is usually means you are pregnant or were pregnant. If you had significant bleeding then the odds of being pregnant ar ... Read More
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A 31-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 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Storment
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
False pos: Women showing a positive surge 8 days in a row likely have a high lh hormone due to other reason. U should be evaluated for pcos or at least try tem ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Armstrong
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below: I would need to see your full pap report, your pap history, prior treatments if any and hpv status to comment.
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
MMR is a vaccine: Testing positive for MMR means you are immune to these infections.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Brown
43 years experience Gynecology
Serum HCG: Serum HCG (blood pregnancy test) can be reported as minimally increased in a very early pregnancy. Repeating the lab in 2 to 3 days would be importa ... Read More
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