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A 25-year-old female asked:

I missed my period.one day only i missed my period.can i take home pregnancy test tomoro or can i wait 5 days to take hpt?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Better to wait: You may do the test any time and if it is positive, it is positive. If it is negative that would not rule out pregnancy. It would be better to wait 5 days, use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully.

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