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Can High Blood Sugar Affect Pregnancy Test
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
Hi my last period came on may 21, I had a pregnancy test and it was positive. My hCG blood test was high 17980. I would like to know what this means?
See below: There are several possible reasons and this should be checked by your physician but you see this if the date is miscalculated and the pregancy is further along than calculated, also twins can cause and finally a molar pregnancy can cause this until you know I would not worrry about the latter -but would go see my physician and determine what tis the cause. ...Read more
I've wiped blood but it disappeared and took a pregnancy test but came back negative period hasn't came was due on the 26th. What could be going on?
Some thoughts...: Pregnancy is the common cause of a missed period. If not pregnant, other causes of a late or missed period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (especially birth control pills), hormonal disorders, etc... A repeat pregnancy test can be done 1 week after that first test, and if negative, means not pregnant. ...Read more
Hi I have a question...well actually several questions. I'm pretty sure I'm pregnant, I've been to the doctors twice and each time I've done pregnancy test, one urine one blood, both negative. Also because the test came out negative the doctors wouldn't ac
You are not pregnant: Urine tests are accurate and blood tests are very accurate in detecting pregnancy. If you think you are pregnant bc you are late for your period, or your breasts hurt or other symptoms, there is probably another explanation. If you are having any new or concerning symptoms, a doctor should be willing to see you. You do not have to be pregnant to be seen by an Ob-Gyn. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Can a dollar store pregnancy test be accurate? Is there some ppl that it isn't? Is it possible even after blood tests to still be pregnant and not kno
They are accurate: They are accurate. If blood test negative, very good chance you are not pregnant unless a lab error or just conceived <2 wks ago. ...Read more
I have took 3 urine pregnancy test with the results being negative. I haven't had my cycle since 12-7-13. Do I need to take a blood test or what?
Please help I haven't had a cycle since september but all urine pregnancy test come back negative. Should I get a blood pregnancy test to be sure?
No.: A negative test is really negative when it is repeated over time. ...Read more
Depends: There are two different "blood" pregnancy tests - qualitative and quantitative. They have different costs and will have different costs for the same test at different labs. The charges may be a few dollars or ten's of dollars. It will almost always be less expensive to use an over the counter urine pregnancy test - and will be just as accurate as the qualitative blood test. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Beta HCG is measured in both blood and urine and is usually detected between 6-12 days after fertilization when implantation occurs. A quantitative bhcg can measure very low levels of bhcg but the typical qualitative blood test usually turns positive at a higher level and is not always better than the urine test. So to be sure you might want to retest some days later. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Missed Period: Probably if you have also missed a period. If you have not missed a period yet you tested too soon. ...Read more
Yes and No: Smoking tobacco is the intentional inhaling of smoke from burning organic material plus whatever chemicals have been added, and is thus toxic to life. A couple who smokes has decreased fertility than if they did not smoke, and therefor will have a higher likelihood of negative pregnancy tests compared to if they did not smoke. The actual test, however, is just as accurate regardless of smoking. ...Read more
No: I've never heard of this effect.Get a more detailed answer ›
One possible: Reason is if the woman is pregnant but the HCG level is just not quite high enough to trigger a positive result. ...Read more
You are not pregnant: Yes. Of course.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: Implantation allows HCG to ^.Get a more detailed answer ›
The blood sugar concentration or blood glucose level is the amount of glucose (sugar) present in the blood of a human or animal. The body naturally tightly regulates blood glucose levels as a part of metabolic homeostasis. Glucose is the primary source of energy for the body's cells, and blood lipids (in the form of fats and oils) are primarily ...Read more
If blood sugar levels remain too high the body suppresses appetite over the short term. Long-term hyperglycemia causes many of the long-term health problems including heart disease, eye, kidney, and nerve damage. The most common cause of hyperglycemia is diabetes. When diabetes is the cause, physicians typically recommend an ...Read more
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