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How accurate is a pregnancy test if taken at night?

How accurate is a pregnancy test if taken at night?

Urine concentration: Urine test can be just as positive at night as in the morning. Morning urine is usually more concentrated and therefore more sensitive. It is more important to do the test 4-5 days after a missed period. ...Read more

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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If i take a pregnancy test at night, will it be accurate?

If i take a pregnancy test at night, will it be accurate?

Depends: Home pregnancy test should be done 4-5 days after a missed period. It is better to use first morning urine as it is more concentrated. However, if the blood HCG level is high enough you could do the test any time. ...Read more

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Is it accurate to take a pregnancy test the night that condom broke?

No: A standard pregnancy test is usually used at the time a woman misses a period. An early pregnancy test can sometimes detect pregnancy up to 6 days prior to the missed period. ...Read more

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Is a pregnancy test accurate when taking late in the day or night time? is it accurate if you were about to get your period

Is a pregnancy test accurate when taking late in the day or night time? is it accurate if you were about to get your period

Yes, yes, and yes: Good home pregnancy tests are accurate when taken day or night (tho some recommend testing in the morning). They are accurate 2-or-even 3 days before the expected period. ...Read more

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How accurate is a pregnancy test taken a month after unprotected sex?

How accurate is a pregnancy test taken a month after unprotected sex?

Very accurate if-: Most home pregnancy tests are highly accurate once you have missed your first period. Follow the instructions closely and use your first morning urine. It also helps for a more accurate method to collect the urine in a disposable paper cup and dip the test strip inside for the prescribed time vs holding the strip in the urine stream. Refrain from alcohol and cigarettes until you know for sure. ...Read more

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How accurate is a pregnancy test a week after having sex ?

How accurate is a pregnancy test a week after having sex ?

Not useful so soon: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...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


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