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Doctor insights on: 4 Negative Pregnancy Tests Can I Still Be Pregnant

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Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Took 4 hgc tests and 6 urine home test. All negative can you still be pregnant?

Took 4 hgc tests and 6 urine home test. All negative can you still be pregnant?

Pregnancy tests: Albert612, after 4 hgc tests and 6 urine home tests, i feel confident telling you that you're not pregnant. Even today's cheapest dollar store pregnancy tests are usually over 90% accurate and the more tests you take the more certain the result is. I'm sorry if you're trying to get pregnant but some people enjoy the fact that they will just have to keep on trying. Your ob/gyn may be able to help. ...Read more

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Can I have negative pregnancy tests and still be pregnant?

Can I have negative pregnancy tests and still be pregnant?

Yes: It's possible. If you really think you're pregnant but have a negative urine test, be sure to have your doc do a blood test. ...Read more

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5 days before missed period 6 home pregnancy tests say positive but blood test says 4 iu negative. Can I still be pregnant?

5 days before missed period 6 home pregnancy tests say positive but blood test says 4 iu negative. Can I still be pregnant?

Recheck: <5 IU in Most blood test is a negative test. But because you took test before you actually missed a period I would repeat another blood test after your period is due. Keep in mind, False positive/false negative tests can occur with commercial pregnancy tests. Blood test is more accurate. ...Read more

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4 days late took 3 pregnancy testy and they all were negative... Could I still be pregnant?

4 days late took 3 pregnancy testy and they all were negative... Could I still be pregnant?

Yes: It all depending on your cycle interval and when you conceived. Most pregnancy tests will be positive when you are about 1 wk late ...Read more

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Negative pregnant test, can I still be pregnant?

Negative pregnant test, can I still be pregnant?

Maybe: Too many variables left out of your history. For example, how many periods have you missed? When did you do the test relative to your last period? Did you do only one test? Do you have unprotected sexual intercourse? Did you have unprotected intercourse in mid cycle? ...Read more

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Period 4 days late. Negative home pregnant test result. Can i still be pregnant? What else could cause delay?

Period 4 days late. Negative home pregnant test result. Can i still be pregnant? What else could cause delay?

MIDDLE AGE!: Freq your age group have late periods and bleed a lot. Should see md for meds to bring it on, especially if you have strong premenstral and no bleeding and not pregnant weight gain, thyroid are common cause should repeat preg test also. ...Read more

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I got a negative pregnancy test and im convinced im pregnant can home pregnancy not always be right or detect pregnancy early?

I got a negative pregnancy test and im convinced im pregnant can home pregnancy not always be right or detect pregnancy early?

Pregnancy testing: If you tested before a period is missed then the test result is invalid and you wasted money on it. If you have missed a period then something else must be going on. ...Read more

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Period 4 weeks and 2 days late but 4 negative home pregnancy tests. What else could be wrong?

Period 4 weeks and 2 days late but 4 negative home pregnancy tests. What else could be wrong?

Irregular menses: A skipped period frequently means that an ovulation problem occurred during this particular cycle. Menstrual periods occur when Progesterone levels drop without pregnancy 12-14 days after ovulation. Progesterone is not made if ovulation does not occur & frequently that leads to a missed period. Pregnancy is always an option as are other issues. ...Read more

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If my ovulation tests are negative could i be pregnant?

If my ovulation tests are negative could i be pregnant?

Ovulation: A surge in lh hormone levels matures and ovulates (releases) the egg 24 - 48 hours later. Signs that confirm ovulation are change in cervical mucus or some abdominal discomfort or spotting due to the change in hormone levels. If the test is negative, you can still ovulate but may need a more sensitive test. If you have irregular cycles, your test could be negative because you aren't ovulating. ...Read more

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If your pregnant test is negative and you have the symptoms can you be pregnant? I'm 14 days late i did 2 pregnants test they came negative

If your pregnant  test is negative and you have the symptoms can you be pregnant? I'm 14 days late i did 2 pregnants test they came negative

Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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4 months of light periods, negative pregnancy tests tested at about 19-21 weeks. could i still be pregnant?

4 months of light periods, negative pregnancy tests tested at about 19-21 weeks. could i still be pregnant?

Pregnancy test: It is not feasible to answer your question form the information you provided. You may wish to do a home pregnancy test. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. ...Read more

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Period almost 2 months late negative pregnancy test but many symptoms can I still be pregnant??

Period almost 2 months late negative pregnancy test but many symptoms can I still be pregnant??

Not likely: If you did the test correctly at a month after the period was due and it was negative, you are not pregnant. The same hormonal disturbance that is causing lack of periods may also be causing symptoms of "pregnancy", ...Read more

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Can u get a negative pregnancy test at 10dpo and still be pregnant?

Can u get a negative pregnancy test at 10dpo and still be pregnant?

Yes: It may take two weeks after ovulation for a normal pregnancy test to be accurately positive if you are pregnant. It may take that long for enough pregnancy hormone to be present to be detectable in your urine. A blood test can be accurately positive a little earlier. ...Read more

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Can you have negative pregnancy tests but still be pregnant? My doctor was suspecting pregnancy but the test came back negative. Now I'm worried.

Can you have negative pregnancy tests but still be pregnant? My doctor was suspecting pregnancy but the test came back negative. Now I'm worried.

Possible early on: Urine pregnancy tests are very sensitive, meaning a negative test is not usually wrong. However it is less sensitive in the very early stages of pregnancy, ie the first couple of weeks. Might consider waiting a week or two and repeating the pregnancy test if you think you might be pregnant. ...Read more

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3 weeks late but negative pregnancy tests. all pregnancy symptoms. could i be pregnant and it not show up on store tests yet?

3 weeks late but negative pregnancy tests. all pregnancy symptoms. could i be pregnant and it not show up on store tests yet?

Unlikely: If you did the test correctly and it was negative at 3 weeks after missed period, you are not likely to be pregnant. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx ...Read more