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Can Semen Affect A Pregnancy Test
I went for insemination exactly 14 days ago. Today my period started but it is dark brown but the pregnancy test is negative. I'm concerned as I never had any problems before. Is this normal? Should I test again?
No need to:
It appears that you are having a regular period, that unfortunately rules out pregnancy. You may do a pregnancy test in a week or so.
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I missed my period and i had unprotected sex. will the semen affect a pregnancy test? How long do i wait to take one of it does?
If i took a pregnancy test 12 days after conception and 11 days before my period, will it show? There was no intercourse, semen touched my vagina only
Too soon to test:
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.
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Does a UTI affect a pregnancy test i recently went to the health department to get a test done and it came back negative she told me i had an UTI though I have had a lot of pregnancy symptoms and haven't had a period in 2 months does a UTI affect a test?
A : A UTI will not affect the results of a pregnancy test. However, there is a chance that the pregnancy test was done too soon or was possibly a false negative. The bottom line is you should have another pregnancy test. You can request a blood test which will be definitive. Also you should begin treatment for the UTI if you have not done so already. ...Read more
Is it a yeast infection if it doesn't really itch or burn? But chunky creamy white discharge? And will it affect a pregnancy test?
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Can pcos affect a pregnancy test? I've been feeling nauseous for the past couple weeks and i took 3 tests (1 at first urine) and all negative.
No: Today's pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by pcos, foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly done urine test will give a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (or when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon. ...Read more
How much water would affect a pregnancy test? Already had my period drank half a bottle of water, urinated then took it half hour later. How accurrate
Pretty accurate: Even drinking 1/2 bottle of water shouldn't dilute your pregnancy test results. It used to be that we recommended taking the test first thing in the morning when urine most concentrated, however, the technology of tests has gotten better and pregnancies are detected at earlier dates. If you're worried, take another test first thing tomorrow morning, but results likely same. ...Read more
When an ovarian cyst ruptures, do we excrete the fluid in our urine or is it reabsorbed by our body? Will the leaking fluid affect a pregnancy test?
Reabsorbed in body: When a cyst ruptures. The fluid spills into your pelvis. It gets reabsorbed into your body. It will not effect a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Can the birth control "implanon" affect a pregnancy test? It is implatonted in the arm, and has to be removed by a physican. Mine has been out of date
If your implanon: Is overdue to come out, then u could get pregnant if you are not using other protection. ...Read more
Two questions. Could a yeast infection cause one to urinate more often? And can a UTI affect a pregnancy test to come out false?
Probably no and no: A yeast infection can cause inflammation of the urethra and certainly make urination more painful. A UTI can certainly cause you to urinate more frequently because your bladder is irritated and wants to stay as empty as possible. A UTI has no effect on the accuracy of a pregnancy test. ...Read more
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