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Is it possible to have a false negative blood test for pregnancy? I've had positive home pregnancy tests for 2 weeks but my blood test said negative

Is it possible to have a false negative blood test for pregnancy?  I've had positive home pregnancy tests for 2 weeks but my blood test said negative

Blood test better: Blood test for HCG is more sensitive and specific. There may be an issue with your technique for testing, especially how long after applying urine did you read the test? If you still have doubts, you may see your doctor for an ultrasound examination. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Pack
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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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If ur sugar is out of control can it cause you to miss your periods? Negative blood test for pregnancy.

If ur sugar is out of control can it cause you to miss your periods? Negative blood test for pregnancy.

Maybe: Diabetics with poor glucose control may be more likely to have ovulation dysfunction. In addition women with glucose control issue may have PCOS (polycyctic ovarian sydrome), which by definition is associated with menstrual abnormalities and insulin resistance. Your thyroid level needing adjust may also be a cause. ...Read more

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No miss period.negative blood test for pregnancy but after sex I have been bloating and farting. ?

No miss period.negative blood test for pregnancy but after sex I have been bloating and farting. ?

Seriously?: You need a new doctor. Bloating and flatulence are not in any way a sign of pregnancy. They do not indicate any reason to do a pregnancy blood test. ...Read more

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I took a blood test for pregnancy and it was negative could it be possible that it was too early to detect it ?

I took a blood test for pregnancy and it was negative could it be possible that it was too early to detect it ?

Yes: These are generally more accurate than the urine test as they pick up pregnancy a bit earlier. However, the embryo must attach to the inside of the uterus and start making the chemicals that turn the test positive. You could have tested a day more more before this is ready. ...Read more