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whats it mean if a pregnancy test has a question mark for a result

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Dr. Alan Faustino
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Inconclusive: This is rare when this happens but my suggestion is to try again this is happen very infrequently.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to redo: If you had sex since your last period and missed your period by 4-5 days, do a home pregnancy test. . If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 da ... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Pregnancy tests: Sorry to hear that. However, I am never satisfied that a Gynecologist cannot fully examine you. The Gynecologist will help you through so don't give u ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Phillips
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
You're pregnant?: Pregnancy tests come in two varieties. One says yes or no as to being pregnant (urine or blood tested). The other is a blood test which tells how much ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
HCG levels: Chorionic tissue, a part of the fetus, makes hcg. Blood and urine levels of HCG increase in a pregnant woman. The tests measure the HCG level and if e ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
FIRST RESPONSE Early: Result pregnancy test is reported to detect HCG up to 6 days prior to your anticipated period. A certain amount of HCG is required to trigger a + resu ... Read More
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Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Definitely maybe: It means the results are borderline positive, something you might see very early in pregnancy, so you are definitely maybe pregnant but the results ar ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
FIRST RESPONSE Early: Result pregnancy test is reported to detect HCG up to 6 days prior to your anticipated period. A certain amount of HCG is required to trigger a + resu ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to repeat: There is some HCG but not enough to be diagnostic of pregnancy. Please repeat the test in 4-5 days, unless you get a period by then. Use first morning ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Hasan Khondker
12 years experience Internal Medicine
The test was likely: invalid and needs to be repeated
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience Family Medicine
Early: Would be very early on ultrasound if visible at all.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Great question!: There is not a good way to predict the validity of your expired pregnancy test. It will be important to repeat it with a fresh test, but assume and t ... Read More
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