A 20-year-old female asked:
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how long after ovulation does it take for a pregnancy test to show positive?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
11-12 days: after a certain ovulation a home test will be accurate. Since most women are not 100% certain of the day they ovulate, waiting 13-14 days for a missed period is sometimes more efficient. Good wishes.
Answered on Dec 8, 2018

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