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Can Being Overweight Affect The Result Of Pregnancy Test
Im overweight, how does that effect the results of a pregnancy test, LMP was in july negative home test, been regular for years... Thank you.. ?
No effect: Your weight should not effect the accuracy of a urine home pregnancy test which measures HCG which is produced by cells within the placental tissues of the conception. A blood test for serum beta HCG can give a more exact measurement of the pregnancy hormone level and can be followed over time to ensure an early pregnancy appears to be progressing properly until an ultrasound can be perfomed. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Nearly two-thirds of the United States population is overweight. There are many ways to determine if a person is overweight, but experts believe that a person's body mass index (BMI) is the best way to assess an adult's weight in relation to their height. * A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is considered normal. * Adults with a BMI between 25 and 29.9 are considered overweight. There are exceptions. For example, an athlete may have a higher BMI but not be overweight. * Adults with a BMI greater than 30 are considered obese. * Adults with a BMI greater than or equal to 40 are considered extremely obese. * Anyone more than 100 pounds overweight is considered morbidly obese. A person with a high BMI may have a normal amount of body fat is they have ...Read more
If someone has a bmi of 29-30 and takes a home pregnancy test 1 week after missed period (early detection test) can their overweight affect negative?
Overweight, no period for 6 months now nipples are darker than normal.I have taken many pregnancy test an all say negative. What could it be goin on?
Need for evaluation: You may have endocrine disturbance as that can explain both ammenorrhea and nipple color change. It would be helpful to see your doctor for an evaluation. You may consult this site for information on menstrual irregularities. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/pages/causes.aspx. ...Read more
I have PCOs I have missed my periods for 7 days now I have back pain and stomach pain feel tired and feel overweight. I had pregnancy test its negative. Is this symptoms of pregnancy ? If I am pregnant when should I take the test
Hard to tell: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more
Hi I'm 41 over weight ttc periods regular 11days late but pregnancy test negative have lots of gurgling,breast heavy and tender could I be pregnant ?
I have a history of UTI was 2 weeks delayed for my period nd took 2 home pregnancy test and it's positive does UTI affect the result of pregnancy test?
No: You are pregnant! congrats!Get a more detailed answer ›
One in particular: There's one antihistamine in particular, called promethazine, which is also sometimes used for nausea and in cough medications, which can affect the result of a pregnancy test. The other more common ones like Claritin, Zyrtec, and Allegra should not affect a test. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Follow test instruct: With all home tests you must follow test manufacturer's instructions meticulously and make sure the built-in control is working (positive) ...Read more
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
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