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Doctor insights on: Can You Have Symptoms Pregnancy Before Having A Missed Period

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Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
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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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Can you have random nausea before a missed period if you are pregnant?

Can you have random nausea before a missed period if you are pregnant?

Sure: But - that doesn't mean that it is due to being pregnant. Classic pregnancy symptoms occur after missing a period. ...Read more

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Could I have pregnancy symptoms before missing a period?

Could I have pregnancy symptoms before missing a period?

Yes!: Not all women do, but some women are very sensitive to the hormones of pregnancy, and they feel symptoms soon after conception and even before a missed period. ...Read more

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Can you have symptoms that your pregnant before missed period?

Can you have symptoms that your pregnant before missed period?

Are due to hormones: Common early pregnancy symptoms include some nausea (with or without vomiting), some fatigue (feeling less energetic), a sharper or stronger sense of smell, mild soreness and swelling of the breasts, and maybe some food aversions or cravings. These symptoms are due to quickly rising hormones. Some women are very attuned to their bodies and can sense symptoms 2 or 3 days before missing a period. ...Read more

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Can you have early pregnancy signs before a missed period?

Can you have early pregnancy signs before a missed period?

Yes: Excess fatigue, tender sore breasts, cramping in abdomen may be some initial signs and symptoms ...Read more

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Would you get any pregnancy symptoms before a missed period?

Would you get any pregnancy symptoms before a missed period?

Not really: It takes 2-4 days for the sperm to find & fertilize the egg. another 2-4 for the fertile egg to enter the womb & several days before the new cells to attach and start generating the hormones that might give symptoms. Those hormones are also what turns a pee test positive, which is rare before you miss your period.The symptoms can also be a little vague, so they may be hard to detect ...Read more

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Can you have symptoms of pregnancy a week after ovulation?

Can you have symptoms of pregnancy a week after ovulation?

Maybe: But not consistent or reliable ones; a pregnancy test or a missed period are the first signs you can count on. ...Read more

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Can you have pregnancy symptoms 12 days before missed period?

Can you have pregnancy symptoms 12 days before missed period?

No: The symptoms of pregnancy are triggered by the same hormones that turn a urine test positive. It takes time for the conceptus to travel to the womb, implant & begin to create enough of these hormones to either cause symptoms or a positive test. For most this will be about the time you miss a period. You may be anticipating symptoms & your mind can do confusing things. ...Read more

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Can you be pregnant even if you had your period? I had my period but I'm having pregnancy symptoms

Can you be pregnant even if you had your period? I had my period but I'm having pregnancy symptoms

Implantation: Implantation bleeding can sometimes happen around the time you would expect a period, so yes. A pregnancy test should be positive by this time, so doing one should answer your question. ...Read more

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Can there be any pregnant symptoms a week before a missed period?

Can there be any pregnant symptoms a week before a missed period?

Bleeding vs. menses: Not all vaginal bleeding is your menses, so while we typically don't see pregnancy symptoms this early, if your last cycle was light consider that your were pregnant from last month. Other things can cause some pregnancy like symptoms (aka moliminal symptoms). ...Read more

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Can a pregnancy test still detect if you're pregnant after having your period and experiencing nausea for a week before your period and after?

Can a pregnancy test still detect if you're pregnant after having your period and experiencing nausea for a week before your period and after?

Yes: Over the counter pregnancy tests are quite accurate. There are, however, many other conditions that can cause the symptoms you describe. If you keep having negative tests, yet continue to have symptoms, see your doctor so you can get a complete exam and further testing if necessary. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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When can you take a pregnancy test after intercourse if you have irregular periods?

When can you take a pregnancy test after intercourse if you have irregular periods?

Home pregnancy tests are very accurate.: They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period.  if you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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When after sex can you take a pregnancy test if you have irregular periods?

When after sex can you take a pregnancy test if you have irregular periods?

2: 2 weeks is the simple short answer. The question should be why are your periods irregular and is it affecting your fertility. ...Read more

Missed Period (Definition)

A missed period is when you don't have a period at your normal time. Because a missed period can be due to pregnancy, even a period that is signficantly lighter or shorter can be considered a missed period and possible pregnancy. And having early symptoms of early pregnancy such as sore breasts or mild nausea would increase ...Read more