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Dr. Sheila Smith
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Ivf (Definition)

In vitro fertilization is an assisted reproductive technology. Ivf is a procedure used to treat fertility problems and assist with the conception of a child. During ivf mature eggs are retrieved from the ovaries and fertilized by sperm in a lab. A few days later, the fertilized egg (embryo) or eggs are implanted into the uterus. One cycle of in vitro fertilization ...Read more


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I got pregnant via ivf, spotted for 2 weeks, had a home pregnancy test on the 5th week and it showed negative. I am confused?

I got pregnant via ivf, spotted for 2 weeks, had a home pregnancy test on the 5th week and it showed negative. I am confused?

No longer pregnant: A urine pregnancy test done correctly gives a reliable result by this time. If the test is negative, that means there is not a pregnancy. One can repeat the test, using a different brand of test, and/or call the ob-gyn for advice. It is normal for many conceptions and early pregnancies not to be successful, as that may be one way the human body works to ensure the healthiest babies are born. ...Read more

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Today is 7 days past my IVF transfer & my home pregnancy test was negative. Does this mean im not pregnant?

Today is 7 days past my IVF transfer & my home pregnancy test was negative. Does this mean im not pregnant?

May be too early to: Test. It may take up to 2 weeks from the time of conception to a positive pregnancy test result. You obviously are under the care of a specialist, and you should consult her/him. ...Read more

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7 days past my IVF egg transfer & home pregnancy test was negative. Does this mean im not pregnant?

7 days past my IVF egg transfer & home pregnancy test was negative. Does this mean im not pregnant?

Too early to test: Your ivf/et doctor should have given you a specific date for you to test according to what he/she wishes. I have my patients schedule 12 days after egg retrieval in fresh cycles, with frozen cycles (fet) it depends on what stage the embryos were frozen. ...Read more

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How accurate is a home pregnancy test after clomid (clomiphene)?

How accurate is a home pregnancy test after clomid (clomiphene)?

Accurate: They are just as accurate in medicated cycles as in natural cycles, the sensitivity always depends on the same thing: not taking the test too early. ...Read more

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How soon can I do a home pregnancy test after implantation bleeding?

How soon can I do a home pregnancy test after implantation bleeding?

See below: Home pregnancy tests don't turn positive until you are about the time you'd expect your next period. If they're not positive by then, repeat in 1 week. ...Read more

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When is it most accurate to take an at home pregnancy test after Plan-B?

When is it most accurate to take an at home pregnancy test after Plan-B?

2-3 weeks: It would be most accurate after your next period would have been due or 2-3 weeks after you take it. ...Read more

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How long do u have to wait to have a home pregnancy test after having sex?

How long do u have to wait to have a home pregnancy test after having sex?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, 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. ...Read more

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When can I take home pregnancy test after what i think to be implantation bleeding?

When can I take home pregnancy test after what i think to be implantation bleeding?

After missed period: Home test may be positive as soon as one day after a missed period, but a negative result at that time will not rule out pregnancy. It would be better to do the test 4-5 days after a missed period, use first morning urine and follow the instructions in the package carefully. ...Read more

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Dr. Chad Levitt
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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


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