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Pregnancy Blood Test Positive
Am having stomach pain lately so I got a test done it says raised FSH &LH values' pregnancy blood test weakly positive what is this weakly positve?
Weak pregnancy test: May be miscarrying or in early pregnancy., Repeat in a week, it should go up, if going down, likely miscarrying. If vaginal bleeding, worsening pain, fever seek medical attention immediately as may be ectopic pregnancy which can be very dangerous. Raised LH/ FSH may be false positive or early preg or reflect low progesterone/ impending miscarriage. Follow up with doctor/urgent care. this week ...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
No such thing: You can not be weakly positive, or a little pregnant. It is either positive or negative. Odds are, it is positive. If you are not sure how to read the test, wait a day or two and repeat it with a test that has 1 line or 2 or turns a definitive color, etc. So you have no question as to the answer. Good luck. ...Read more
If the first one blood pregnancy test said positive and the second one said negative can I be pregnant? Should I take another blood test?
Yes and yes.: You can get positive followed by negative if the test was done improperly or if the pregnancy failed for any reason. Should repeat the test in a few days. The chemical detected in the pregnancy test doubles every 2 days or so should be unmistakeable in another few. ...Read more
At what stage of pregnancy will blood test be positive? Will it ever be too late for the test or only too early?
At what stages of pregnancy will a blood test be positive? Once it's late enough to be positive, will it be positive through out the whole pregnancy
10-12 days: Once the egg is fertilized, it takes about a week for implantation in the uterus. That's when the production of the pregnancy hormone hCG begins, and in 3-4 days after implantation a sensitive blood test will be positive. The pregnancy test will remain + throughout the pregnancy. ...Read more
Possibly: If you got pregnant at that time, it might. ...Read more
If I did a pregnancy test and the positive line came up faint on the two tests I did will the blood test be poistive?
Urine & blood test positive for pregnancy. 2 weeks later urine tst negative. What can be wrong? I'm spotting a little
See below: If the urine test was done correctly and it was negative, the pregnancy may have been lost spontaneously. About 25% of early pregnancies are lost, mostly due to chromosomal defects in the embryo. If you have more bleeding than just spotting, this may have happened. If it is just spotting, you may wish to repeat the urine test, just in case of error in the test. ...Read more
3 positive urine pregnancy tests. Blood test at Dr's this am was negative. I'm still showing positive. What's going on?
18 days late. Hcg blood test came back positive and levels were at a 30 said they want me to test in 2 days. Is this pregnancy going to be ok?
Hard to say: The doctors would like to see that number double (or approximately double) in 48 hours or 2 days. Best of luck, . ...Read more
Had multiple positive pregnancy tests at home but then had a neg blood test with a level of 1. This was followed by horrible pain and passing a clot.
Health Tap: Thank you for letting us know. Usually patients bring us questions here. ...Read more
What to do if I have six positive pregnancy tests and a negative blood test, could I be pregnant, or not?
With a past pregnancy I couldn't get a positive test til 8wks, even blood test. Can that be something that happened in all my pregnancies?
Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more
I believe I am pregnant, my LMP was dec 10. Blood test on jan 13 was negative. My last pregnancy also did not show positive until 6 wks. Why?
4 pregnancy test positives (first response early test & ept) today. Also had qualitative blood test today but negative. Could I still be pregnant?
What did your doctor: What did the physician caring for you tell you? It is hard here to be asked a question as if you are testing us to know if your physician told you the truth. Either you had a nonviable pregnancy or the tests are incorrect. Your physician who is testing and examining you will know that truth. ...Read more
I done a pregnancy test n it was positive then got blood test sayin I'm not then down 2 more pregnancy test m one was positive n the other negative?
Pregnancy test: Accuracy of pregnancy tests do not rely on when you had intercourse rather when the test is performed in relationship to your expected menstrual cycle. Blood pregnancy test can detect if pregnant several days before missing your cycle. Accuracy will increase at the time of missed menses. ...Read more
If the home pregnancy test is positive and the blood test is negative is there still a chance of pregnancy?
Is of common to get a negative urine pregnancy test and a positive pregnancy blood test? 2 months since lmp?
One test is wrong: No. It is not common.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can a blood test give me a positive pregnancy result while an over-the-counter urine test gives me a negative result?
Why do some women never test positive on a home pregnancy test?? Not blood test. Followed directions. 10 weeks since sex
Persistent neg uhCG: The reason is unclear. Clearly some forms of the hCG molecule do not respond to the antibodies in the preg test and it gives a negative result, which is clearly a false negative. That being said doesn't mean that your pregnancy is at all abnormal with a + blood test. I wouldn't be concerned over this. ...Read more