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Linea nigra w/o being preg? I'm darker skinned, I have what looks like the start of linea nigra from belly button to pubis. Neg hpts. Periods on time.
Possible.: Some dark-complected women have a visible linea nigra whether they are pregnant or not; it may have been there all along and you only noticed it recently. While it is unlikely that you are pregnant it's not totally out of the question. If you're sure that the line wasn't there before and now it is, you should see your gyn to rule out pregnancy & hormonal issues, e.g. Adrenal insufficiency. ...Read more
Sun, increased: Pigmentation, please see a dermatologist for treatment. ...Read more
Positive: Sounds like that's a positive. Congratulations.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can I have a vertical linea nigra and not be pregnant? Or it's possible that I am pregnant with the linea nigra on my stomach?
3/4 of pregnancies: have linea nigra to one degree or another. Hyper pigmentation of the midline of the abdomen can occur in non-pregnant women or in men as a marker for active sex hormones as during puberty. If you are concerned about pregnancy, take a home test. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
I have linea nigra from my umbilicus to symphesis pubis,not straight.I'm not pregnant, never been pregnant, No hormones pills,no intercourse,is it ok?
Does a steadily darkening line on OPK mean ovulation is approaching? I know faint line means negative.
HCGlevels increase exponentially during early pregnancy,doesn't that mean the pregnancy test line should get darker and darker if the prenancy is norm?
No: There is a limit to the intensity of color in the test system. The line will not get darker with increasing HCG amount. ...Read more
Test line on ovulation test is as dark as cntrl line the day i stopped my period after miscarriage 5w5d. Had intercourse that day.Chances to get preg?
Linea nigra can it appear falsely since I have endometriosis? I am sexually active without protection. The line is very faint bellow my belly button.
Low calcium: The muscles of the inner thigh are called the adductors muscles composed by 3 muscles plus the gracilis, usually cramps are due to hyperexcitability of the nerves that stimulate the muscles.The reasons are multiple:low electrolytes, dehydrationetc.In pregnancy are usually due to low calcium and magnesium and some times potasium.Make sure you consume those supplements in your diet. ...Read more
Not positive: But probable sign.Get a more detailed answer ›
Negative blood test 3 days before period. Day late, yellow cm, firmness above pubic bone. Pregnant?
Irregular periods ,due date 5th may, on 10may beta hCG was74.6 and pregnant test light line . 12th May line light.,nothing visible in doppler us?
Unlikely: Unlikely you are pregnant if nothing was seen on an Ultrasound. ...Read more