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How Accurate Is First Response Early Pregnancy Test
Accurate: If you did the test correctly at two weeks after a missed period and it was negative, you are very unlikely to be pregnant. You may repeat the test in 3-4 days. (your profile says you are a 19 year male) Use first morning urine and follow the 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very premature is a condition in which a baby is delivered between 28 and 31 weeks' gestation. Depending on how premature, how sick, and how lucky or unlucky a baby is, he can get brain problems, cerebral palsy, blindness, deafness, developmental problems, learning disabilities, severe lung diseases, infection and loss of some intestines, etc... Babies who are only moderately premature usually ...Read more
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
Ultrasound dating: All due dates are estimates and OB providers typically use the due date calculated from the last normal period to determine a woman's due date. An early ultrasound done between 6 and 9 weeks of pregnancy is considered to be accurate to within 5 days of a due date. If this ultrasound differs by more than 5 days from the period due date then the ultrasound due date is used. ...Read more
Not as accurate: A home test might or might not be positive if you are pregnant. Generally a week after missing a period home pregnancy tests will be positive if you are pregnant. A blood test performed by your doctor may be positive earlier. Thanks for trusting Health Tap! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
About 6-12 days.: These are usually best when done at or after 6-12 days after fertilization. If done earlier, false negatives may occur, so wait about 2 weeks. The rosette inhibition assay for early pregnancy factor (epf) can be done 48 hours after fertilization, but is costly and long. U/s also done. See your doctor fore more info. ...Read more
Depends: A blood pregnancy test is very accurate. A urine pregnancy test less. A urine pregnancy test can show a negative result when you are pregnant and very rarely a positive result when you are not . Also blood and urine tests can be both negative despite a pregnancy if the test is done too early. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Missed period.: You can use the first morning void when you miss your period (or EPT prior to that). ...Read more
Is a first response early result pregnancy test more accurate then a dr.S office urine test? My home pregnancy test was pos but doc office was neg!
Not likely.: No test is 100% accurate, unfortunately. I'd suggest waiting a week, repeating the home test, and if it's still positive, going back to your doctor's. If the doctor's office urine test is still negative, your doctor can order a blood test for pregnancy, which is more accurate. ...Read more
You are not pregnant: I am not sure what you mean by using these acronyms. Opk to a physician is 'ovulation predictor kit". There is nothing in the ovulation prediction process that tests for pregnancy. The home pregnancy test, if done after one misses a period or has a delayed period is a very accurate and valid way to test for pregnancy. If you doubt the hpt and have not had your period then there is blood tests. ...Read more
About 8 days after: Blood HCG tests detect levels very soon after embryo implantation starts. The embryo usually start implanting at about 7 days after conception. So a day later blood HCG levels will start to go up. Urine tests usually turn positive at 10 days after conception. They are slightly less sensitive than blood tests. ...Read more
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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