A 19-year-old female asked:
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i had to get my period today but i haven't. how long do i wait to take a pregnancy test?

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Dr. Daniel Rychlik
25 years experience Fertility Medicine
Pregnancy Test: You can take an over the counter pregnancy test at the time of a missed period.
Answered on Apr 16, 2014
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Now: If your period is due, a pregnancy test will already be positive if you have conceived.
Answered on Apr 19, 2013
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