A 22-year-old female asked:
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can you get a postive hpt 7-9 days after sex? if it's postive is it from that sex 7-9 days pior or from sex weeks earlier.

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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 pregnancy test. You'll need a blood pregnancy test and a sonogram when you're further along to figure out the date of conception.
Answered on Oct 20, 2013
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