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A 28-year-old female asked:

i've been on contraceptives for 8 years i stopped from jan 2017, recently i've been having pregnancy symptoms and feeling pregnant .first urine test from doctor came light positive and home test came negative after the two week wait.

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Tests are accurate: Urine pregnancy tests are accurate and not affected by food, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal spotting, or medications. A test gives a very reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a negative result may be due to testing too early such as less than 2 weeks after conception.

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