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What are the odds of getting a false negative clear-blue digital pregnancy test at 7 weeks?

What are the odds of getting a false negative clear-blue digital pregnancy test at 7 weeks?

Pregnancy: Your question is confusing. If you know you are 7 weeks pregnant, why test again? If you've missed your period but have not had a + pregnancy test, then I cannot tell you what the odds of the test being negative (clear blue digital). Home pregnancy tests are usually pretty accurate, so if it is repeatedly negative, chances are you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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Missed 3 periods, negatives pregnancy test. Hyperthyroidism not currently on medications. Can hyperthyroidism cause a false negative, or stop ovulation?

Missed 3 periods, negatives pregnancy test. Hyperthyroidism not currently on medications. Can hyperthyroidism cause a false negative, or stop ovulation?

Hyperthyroidism. ..: & hypothhyroidism, for that matter, can certainly affect ovulation. The thyroid really needs to function normally for healthy pregnancy & baby to result. I don't think there is anything specific about hyperthyroidism that would cause a false negative pregnancy test; typically an error in testing (imprecise following of directions) is to blame. Work with your doctor to optimize thyroid function. ...Read more

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Possibility of false negative pregnancy test 36 days after intercourse? Also on birth control and used condom but am having spotting and heavy cramps.

Possibility of false negative pregnancy test 36 days after intercourse? Also on birth control and used condom but am having spotting and heavy cramps.

No: So all you need is to be off on bcp, have condom fail, be in ovulation window, and have a swimmer find egg? If still worried, can always re-test, but should not be due to pregnancy. ...Read more

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Taken three answer pregnancy test all faint positive fairly quickly negative clear blue digital with weeks?

Taken three answer pregnancy test all faint positive fairly quickly negative clear blue digital with weeks?

Check a blood test: It sounds like there may be a problem with one of your tests. You can ask your MD to do a blood HCG level to see what's going on. Otherwise wait a week and retest. If you are pregnant, the test should be more definitive by then. ...Read more

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I did a pregnancy test this morning using first morning urine and it was positive now I've done a clear blue digital test this afternoon and its neg?

I did a pregnancy test this morning using first morning urine and it was positive now I've done a clear blue digital test this afternoon and its neg?

How early: Very early in pregnancy the first morning urine has a higher level of hormone and is more likely to be positive, after a few more days the teat would be positive at any time of day. You should recheck in the morning. ...Read more

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Is it possible for one to do a pregnancy test with the clear blue digital test 10 days after ovulation and still gets a negative result?

Is it possible for one to do a pregnancy test with the clear blue digital test 10 days after ovulation and still gets a negative result?

Yes: Certainly, if 1) you are not pregnant, 2) 10 days may be too early even if you are pregnant. Test again in a few days. ...Read more

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What is the proper way to take a digital pregnancy test? Are they accurate taken 3 weeks after missed period? False negative chances?

What is the proper way to take a digital pregnancy test? Are they accurate taken 3 weeks after missed period? False negative chances?

Instructions in: The kit. Please follow the instructions in the kit carefully. Do the test 4-5 days after a missed period and use first morning urine. False negatives are usually due the test being too early. ...Read more

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Do blue dye pregnancy test cause false negatives compared to the pink dyed ones?

Do blue dye pregnancy test cause false negatives compared to the pink dyed ones?

Possibly: Any pregnancy test through urine can result in a false positive or negative result. However, the vast majority of the time they are very accurate if done properly. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a false negative after a confirmed positive pregnancy test?

Is it possible to get a false negative after a confirmed positive pregnancy test?

Technique: If you do not do the test correctly, it may turn out negative and by definition would be false negative. ...Read more

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Is it common to get a false negative if you take a pregnancy test while you're drunk?

Is it common to get a false negative if you take a pregnancy test while you're drunk?

No...no...no...: Please don't ever drink if you think that you are pregnant. This can lead to something called "fetal alcohol syndrome".

http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/home-pregnancy-tests/pr00100/nsectiongroup=2

having dilute urine can cause a falsely negative pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a false negative on a pregnancy test taken two weeks after conception?

Is it possible to get a false negative on a pregnancy test taken two weeks after conception?

Yes, sometimes: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), 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, and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read more

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What is the chance of getting a false negative on pregnancy test at possible 16 weeks of pregnancy?

What is the chance of getting a false negative on pregnancy test at possible 16 weeks of pregnancy?

Hmmm...: Most women know they are 16 weeks pregnant without a urine or blood test. So, if there is an obvious baby inside, then any negative pregnancy test is a false negative. That being said, a false negative pregnancy test is rare after 4-5 weeks of pregnancy... which means that if a woman has not "confirmed a pregnancy" at 16 weeks, and she gets a negative test result, she should visit her doctor. ...Read more

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If I took clear blue pregnancy test, but not first urine (just a little bit after) and it was negative, should I trust it?

If I took clear blue pregnancy test, but not first urine (just a little bit after) and it was negative, should I trust it?

Yes, if urine dk yel: You may not be pregnant, or the level of pregnancy hormone may not yet be high enough to be detected, or you may have miscalculated the day your period was due.

If you tested early, test again when your period is due.
If your period is overdue, test again in 3 days time. If this test gives you a ’Not Pregnant’ result and you still have not had your period, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I took. First signal pregnancy test on sat. And it came back faint positive and today I took a clear blue plus and it came back neg. Help!

I took. First signal pregnancy test on sat. And it came back faint positive and today I took a clear blue plus and it came back neg. Help!

Maybe not pregnant: Can retest AFTER 7 more days. A urine preg. Test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), 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, and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant. ...Read more

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Took a pregnancy test last day of spotting, neg, 2 days took another one, positive. A clear thin blue line same color as the other one. Preg?

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Took a pregnancy test last day of spotting, neg, 2 days took another one, positive. A clear thin blue line same color as the other one. Preg?

Probably: The likely answer is that the first test was too early. If you have a clearly positive test, and you are likely pregnant; if there is still question, you can get a blood test to verify at your doctor's. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm accumulating pregnancy symptoms, and was wondering if at this far along it's possible to get a false negative from a urine pregnancy test?

What to do if I'm accumulating pregnancy symptoms, and was wondering if at this far along it's possible to get a false negative from a urine pregnancy test?

Testing: One study found that nearly 1/4 of home pregnancy tests give a false negative. It also found that nearly 1/3 of users did not follow the directions properly. Finally, testing prior to nine days after missed period had more false negatives than testing more than nine days after. ...Read more

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Can exercise cause a false negative pregnancy test?

Can exercise cause a false negative pregnancy test?

No: Exercise is not likely to affect the pregnancy test result. ...Read more

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What are the chances of a false negative pregnancy test I've been having a lot of symptoms took a test and it said negative?

What are the chances of a false negative pregnancy test I've been having a lot of symptoms took a test and it said negative?

Possible if early: A false negative pregnancy test is possible if the test was done too early or the test is beyond its expiration date. Wait for 3-5 days and do a repeat test using your first morning urine. If it is still negative, there is another cause for your symptoms. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Can to much urine cause a false negative pregnancy test?

Can to much urine cause a false negative pregnancy test?

Unlikely: This would only be possible of the HCG level in your blood was very low. Once you miss your period, the HCG level in your blood should be high enough that the amount of urine won't matter. Of course, if you are worried, you can repeat the test in a few days. Best wishes! ...Read more

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