A 21-year-old female asked:
I didn't get my periods this month and when i went to the doctor pregnancy came out negative is this normal?
1 doctor answer • 8 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Tests are accurate: Today's home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal spotting, or medications. A test gives a reliable result by 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after possible conception) 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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Last updated Oct 6, 2019
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