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Can A Home Pregnancy Test Give A False Negative
Who knows: Be sure to do the first morning most concentrated urine. Now a days most tests are the same sensitivity. Get a serum HCG blood test if any question. At 46 we start to see some skipping of menses from perimenopuase. If you don't want blood test, repeat the urine test in another 5-7 days. ...Read more
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
Nurse said my blood pressure was 160/100 and that it could give me a false negative on a home pregnancy test. Is this true?
What are the chances of getting a false negative using a home pregnancy test 4 weeks after possible conception?
Yes: Yes, the most common cause is by not following the directions carefully. ...Read more
Is a week after possible conception too early to take a home pregnancy test, is there a better chance of a false negative?
Too early: It will not show up yet. You need to wait at least 3-4 more days and sometimes an extra week or else the chance of a false negative is very high. ...Read more
Had sex 4 months ago. If I take a home pregnancy test tomorrow next morning, is it possible for a false negative result? Want to be sure with it now.
Life is not exact: All lab tests have the possibility of false positive and false negative results. That is the nature of our existence on Earth. The answer to "Is it possible..." is often YES, but the answer is not helpful. The real question to ask is "How likely is it..." So, the real answer is NOT LIKELY. In real life, a woman who is 4 months pregnant should have plenty of bodily changes that say "pregnancy". ...Read more
I haven't had my period, i took lutera for 7 days then stopped, i took a home pregnancy test and it came out negative, could it be a false negative?
No: No, Mirena (levonorgestrel) does not release or inhibit the homone HCG which is what pregnancy tests measure. If it is positive, you are pregnant and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) needs to be removed. If it is negative but you think you maybe pregnant, wait a few day and recheck. Obviously you can't wait for a period - those are usually supressed with mirena (levonorgestrel). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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