A 21-year-old female asked:
Missed period? i'm now in day 34 of my cycle and no period. i'm sexually active but took two tests two days apart and both were quick negatives.
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Pediatrics 33 years experience
Preg unlikely but...: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed.
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Last updated Mar 14, 2017
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