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Dr. Julie Abbott
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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 use a pregnancy test twice?

Can you use a pregnancy test twice?

No: If you mean to use the same kit twice, that will not give you a reliable result.

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When can you use pregnancy test kit after having d and c abortion?

When can you use pregnancy test kit after having d and c abortion?

After a missed: Period. It is better to do the home test 4-5 days after a missed period. If you you get symptoms of pregnancy before you have a chance to have a period after d;c, you may do the test 4-5 days after the start of symptoms.

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Why would someone start feeling nauseous every night around 5 or 6 p.m and the women takes a pregnancy test and comes back Negitive?

Why would someone start feeling nauseous every night around 5 or 6 p.m and the women takes a pregnancy test and comes back Negitive?

Find symptom's cause: Nausea/vomiting may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems). Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, & even reaction to stress. Find & treat cause.

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Floating pregnancy test?

Floating pregnancy test?

?: ? Not sure what you are referring to? Are you asking about increased plasma levels in women?

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When to take pregnancy test?

When to take pregnancy test?

Hpt: At least one early pregnancy test product states it can provide results 6 days prior to a missed period. The company states it is > 99% accurate the day of the expected period. If you are using a standard pregnancy test would wait until you miss a period. If negative and still no period would repeat HPT in a week. Take care.

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Can a pregnancy test be wrong?

Can a pregnancy test be wrong?

Any test can be: Wrong. However, if done correctly and after about a week past a missed period, these tests are generally accurate.

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What is the best pregnancy test?

What is the best pregnancy test?

Blood test: The most accurate pregnancy test is a blood pregnancy test. This test measures a hormone called hcg, which is produced once the embryo implants into the uterus.

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When a pregnancy test will work?

When a pregnancy test will work?

1 week late: Home pregnancy tests will turn positive when you're about 1 week late. If it's negative, repeat it in 1 week.

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When can I take pregnancy test?

When can I take pregnancy test?

Missed period...: A home pregnancy test should be taken when you miss a period. If it is negative and the period doesn't start repeat test in one week.

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How reliable is a pregnancy test?

Depends what type: Many urines can measure down to25- 30 miu a few even lower but the concemtartion of the urine can effect the accuarcy, but a blood test measures down to 5 miu and is not affected obviously by urine concentration, and no urine test can measure that low.

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Using pH level as pregnancy test?

Using pH level as pregnancy test?

No: The vaginal ph is not significantly affected by pregnancy. It would not be an accurate way to diagnose pregnancy.

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When can I take a pregnancy test?

When can I take a pregnancy test?

1-2 weeks: Don't guess. Take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period.

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Best time to take Pregnancy test?

Best time to take Pregnancy test?

Missed period: You can take a pregnancy test anytime after the day you should have had a period. Best wishes!

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Best time to take pregnancy test?

Best time to take pregnancy test?

Pregnancy test: For a urine pregnancy test to be more accurate you need to wait 3-5 days after the period was supposed to start. If the test is negative and the period doesn't come, check another pregnancy test 4 days later.

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Yes what pregnancy test are good.

Yes what pregnancy test are good.

Any: Any test available in your local drug stores is most likely just fine.

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Do some pregnancy test don't work?

Rare: The currently available pregnancy tests are accurate over 98% of the time. It is uncommon for one to be wrong.

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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