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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Do it now or home te: You are two weeks late you can do home pregnancy test as it will be positive if you are pregnant, blood test will be positive as well.
Dr. Joseph Woods
28 years experience Pathology
Now is good.: Now is a good time to do this as you are 2 weeks late with your period. If you've had intercourse before this period, you should consider yourself pr ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Find symptom's cause: Nausea/vomiting may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small b ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Deeken
20 years experience Pathology
After you miss: You can test as early as the morning after you miss your first period if you are doing a home urine test. Earlier blood tests can be ordered by your ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hpt: At least one early pregnancy test product states it can provide results 6 days prior to a missed period. The company states it is > 99% accurate ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
You can take an: Early pregnancy test as early as 6 days prior to your anticipated period. Most women take a home pregnancy test when / if they miss their period, take ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
About two weeks : After a missed period. Hpts start turning positive about 10 days after a missed period. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions in the pac ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hpt: If you have been sexually active and have missed your period then you can go ahead and take a home pregnancy test (HPT) now. If negative and still no ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norman Solberg
55 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
After missed period: It's usually best to wait until you miss a period before doing a pregnancy test. It might be positive sooner, but usually not.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Gulinson
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Prenancy testing: If you keep your menstrual diary and have regular cycles then your ovulation date should be 14 days prior to your menstruation onset. That can help yo ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hpt: If you have been sexually active and have missed your period then you can go ahead and take a home pregnancy test (HPT) now. If negative and still no ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
1 week late: Home pregnancy tests generally become positive when you're about 1 week late with respect to your period. If it's negative, repeat in 1 week.

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