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When after sexual intercourse can you take a pregnancy test?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
After missed period: It is better to wait 4-5 days after a missed period to do pregnancy test. It may be positive sooner, but a negative test at an early stage does not rule out pregnancy. You may take a blood test as soon as one day after a missed period.

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