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Pregnancy Test Pos
Timing: It is possible that the urine pregnancy test detected HCG that was in the urine even as a pregnancy was failing (impending miscarriage) but by the time a blood test was done, the miscarriage had already occurred and the levels of the HCG pregnancy hormone were cleared. Alternatively, it could have just been a false (+) urine pregnancy test. ...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
Can pregnancy blood test give false negative. 3 days late, urine test negative and blood test negative too?
Mentral periods: Periods vary from 3 to 5 days, light and heavy. This is normal and depends on your health and activity level. However, if you had sex and are worried, make sue you did your pregnancy test correctly as per the instructions and repeat it a week later to double check the accuracy. If no sex, then no way pregnant. If not pregnant, do nothing about the light period. ...Read more
How late?: You may take a blood test for HCG which more sensitive than a urine test and is generally positive one day after a missed period, if you are pregnant. Or you could repeat the test in 4-5 days, unless you get a period by then. 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 more
I took 7 home pregnancy test all positive but doctor test say negative and blood test was negative why?
Please clarify: Perhaps the reason can be known when you tell us honestly why you kept testing at home even though the test told you a positive answer. Something must have clued you into the fact something was not normal. You tell us. ...Read more
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
Home pregnacy test posirive.( first response.) dr. Urine pregnacy test negative. But no period. Last period nov 17, 2013?
Defer to your Doctor: Health tap is not a place to pit our anonymous advice against the professional there in person taking care of you. What did your doctor tell you about these results? Did they offer you a blood test? And as an aside on december 16, 2013, with an lmp of 11/17/2013 it surely seems early to be testing. ...Read more
Take a test : Don't guess. 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
3 days late 2posative clear blue digital test 1negative cheap test a negative doctor test. Am i pregnant?
If doubt then : There is not a way that we can tell you if you are pregnant if you have done one test that is positive and one that is negative. We would simply be guessing which test is correct. In this case you will need to see a doctor for a blood bhcg test. ...Read more
Ectopic Pregnancy: Positive.Get a more detailed answer ›
Had a period 2 weeks ago and 2 weeks before that. I noticed brown blood today and pregnancy test was pos. Is it possible that the hormone would show?
Re do test: Since the history of periods and positive pregnancy test do not comport, it would be prudent to repeat the test. Make sure that the urine is not contaminated with blood and follow the instructions for the test carefully, including the time frame within which the test should be read. Alternatively you could see your doctor for a blood test that provided better information. ...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
Took a pregnancy test, showed up pos then turned neg after a few minutes. what does this mean? Am I pregnant?
Sex december 31 and january 4 and january 16th i got a pos. Pregnancy test january 21 on which of these days did i possibly conceive ? Dd sept 28th .
Lmp 9/29/16. 30 day cycle. I had to ovulate early, got pos. pregnancy test 10/24/16. When did I ovulate? How many weeks am I?
Last period: The weeks of gestation are calculated from the date of your last period not from the time of ovulation. Take todays date and calculate back to the first day of your last period. That is how many weeks you are. Later on a sonogram can be done to confirm the accuracy of the calculation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I started my period around the end of september and ended in the beggining of october how far along am i? I took two pregnancy test both showed up pos
First trimester: If you have normal period (28 days cycle), then as of today (11/17/12) you are currently 6 weeks and 5 days along. Of course, the u/s will be better. Congratulations! ...Read more
How accurate is the bleach home made test? I tried peeing in a cup of bleach and it fizzed. I had both a neg and pos pregnancy test from the store.
LMP was 7-21. Last date of sexual activity was 8- 11. Pos. pregnancy test 9-24. Ultrasound on 10-13 dates pregnancy at 6 wk 2 d. How accurate is this?
I've Taken 4 Pos. Pregnancy Test. & Doctors At Hospital Confirmed It. But I'm 5 Weeks No Symptoms & Nothing Shows Up On My Ultrasound. Why?
Ectopic pregnancy: At 5 completed weeks of gestation or if the pregnancy hormone concentration in your blood is greater than 1500 units/ml, the pregnancy should be visible on transvaginal ultrasound located inside the uterus. if that is not the case, you are either not quite 5 weeks pregnant, or the pregnancy is somewhere outside the uterus. You need to work closely with your provider. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I took a home pregnancy test and it showed pos. how can i count how many weeks pregnant i am since last period? And until when is abortion possible?
See below: Duration of pregnancy is counted from the first day of the last menstrual period. If you wish to terminate the pregnancy, the sooner the better. You should consult your doctor or the planned parenthood clinic in your town. Early pregnancy, less than 10-12 weeks, could be terminated with medications alone. Wish you good health. After the termination - 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
I had unprotected sex missed my period took a pregnancy test and it was pos. however 3 days later I went to the dr. and it was neg I'm spotting ?
Loss of early embryo: It is likely that you had a spontaneous loss of an early pregnancy. About 25% of early pregnancies are lost, mostly due to chromosomal defects in the embryo. It would be prudent to repeat the home test, just to be sure. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions carefully. ...Read more
Received a pos pregnancy test. Been using a cream for 3 of weeks with hydroquinine. I have stopped, but could this have caused birth defects already?
Quinine: Quinine containing products are usually class c by the fda. There are no known birth effects, however, in very large dosages quinine can lead to optic nerve damage and auditory nerve damage. In all probability, there amount of quinine in your cream is not enough to cause nerve damage. ...Read more
The last time I had sex was 11-25 and got a pos pregnancy test. How far along am I ? My periods are irregular so I don't know when my last period was or when it's supposed to start
I took a pregnancy test yesterday and it came back neg. After 3 mins. So i through it away and a couple hours later it said pos. ! i'm unsure.
Hi. I took a pregnancy test friday evening and it was neg. I took another one saturday morning and said pos now i took another today and its neg?
I wasn't sure if i was pregnant (because i got all my withdrawal bleeds) and took a pregnancy test during the 13th week of pregnancy would it be pos?
Repeat the test!: These commercially available strips are definitely an invaluable resource for people - provided they are used according to the instructions. If the strips are read after the recommended time, the result may not be valid and a false positive is possible. Repeat your test and be sure.... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: 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 positive a day before a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. A negative test done too early is not useful. ...Read more