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Can a pregnancy test show positive after 10mins?

Can a pregnancy test show positive after 10mins?

Repeat the test!: These commercially available strips are definitely an invaluable resource for people - provided they are used according to the instructions. If the strips are read after the recommended time, the result may not be valid and a false positive is possible. Repeat your test and be sure.... ...Read more

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Dr. Ravi Chand
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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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How long will a pregnancy test show positive after an abortion?

How long will a pregnancy test show positive after an abortion?

Varies: Bhcg resolution varies from person to person. It may take a few days or a few weeks. Unless you had sex without condoms or birth control after your abortion then the pregnancy test is still detecting left over hormone from the previous pregnancy. Recheck it once and week until it resolves. Start birth control to prevent another unplanned pregnancy. ...Read more

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When will pregnancy test show positive after missed period ?

When will pregnancy test show positive after missed period ?

One week after misse: A pregnancy test one week after the expected period should be accurate. ...Read more

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After implantation would a pregnancy test show positive?

After implantation would a pregnancy test show positive?

Too early to tell.: Implantation occurs about 9 days after fertilization. This is usually a bit before your next cycle is to start. Preg test usually turns positive a week or even later after implantation. If your cycle is more than 5 days late then the test is usually positive. No one can tell you exactly what day it turns positive on. Exactly when you ovulated, fertilized and implanted are all estimates. ...Read more

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If I had sex 2 weeks ago can a pregnancy test show positive?

If I had sex 2 weeks ago can a pregnancy test show positive?

Wait for missed: period. Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. If the result is negative repeat the test in 4-5 days. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Would a pregnancy test show positive 72 hours after conception/intercourse?

Would a pregnancy test show positive 72 hours after conception/intercourse?

No and Yes: No, a pregnancy test won't show a real positive 72 hours after conception, because there is no bHCG from the embryo in the mother's blood or urine yet. Yes, a pregnancy test can show a real positive 72 hours after intercourse, if the woman had already conceived >2 weeks earlier, and just happens to be having more intercourse (as is normally done in life). A false positive is rare, but can happen. ...Read more

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If there's a possibility of miscarriage how long will a pregnancy test show positive?

If there's a possibility of miscarriage how long will a pregnancy test show positive?

Several weeks: A pregnancy test will be positive as long as there is tissue in the uterus releasing hcg, or "pregnancy hormone". A growing pregnancy will always make hcg. A miscarrying pregnancy will still have a positive urine test, but may have a decreasing trend on a quantitative (numeric) blood test for hcg. Hcg will remain present for several weeks after a complete miscarriage. ...Read more

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How soon after conception can uterine changes be felt via pelvic exam & how early after conception can a pregnancy test show positive results?

How soon after conception can uterine changes be felt via pelvic exam & how early after conception can a pregnancy test show positive results?

10 days: A blood pregnancy test is the most accurate type of pregnancy test. It can detect a pregnancy as early as 10 days after conception. A urine pregnancy test is reliable after you miss a period. Uterine changes take longer and depending on who is doing he exam may be felt at 10-12 weeks after conception. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can a pregnancy test show up positive if your already pregnant?

Can a pregnancy test show up positive if your already pregnant?

Yes: Pregnancy test looks for presence of HCG in urine or blood. A pregnant woman always has a high enough HCG level for the result to be positive. A positive pregnancy test does not say any thing about how long the woman has been pregnant. ...Read more

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29 days post sex, would a pregnancy test show a positive if pregnant by now?

29 days post sex, would a pregnancy test show a positive if pregnant by now?

7 days: After conception, a pregancy test would turn positive as early as 7 days - so definitely at 29 days. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Sudler
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Pregnancy Test (Definition)

A pregnancy test measures a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG). HCG is a hormone produced during pregnancy. It appears in the blood and urine of pregnant women as early as ...Read more