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Pregnant But Negative Hpt
Probably not: A pregnancy less than 7 days after conception is not detectable by blood or urine tests. So the skipped period is probably from another cause although if you have continued to have sex it's possible to have conceived very recently and have a negative pregnancy test and still be pregnant. ...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
My last period was on 28th March but hpt is negative, back ache and fatigue. Could I be pregnant with negative hpt what would you advise?
Maybe: Home urine pregnancy tests are very accurate. They turn positive 10-14 days after conception. It's possible to be less than 10 days pregnant and have negative pregnancy tests in this situation. The light bleeding in that case could be the start of implantation. Implantation is when the embryo attaches to the uterine wall. A pregnancy test will be negative until implantation occurs. ...Read more
Had mild cramping for a couple days but it is gone now. Period is 2 days late but got a neg. Hpt. Could i still be pregnant despite a negative hpt?
It is unlikely: If you are unsure if you are pregnant, see your doctor. Sometimes tests are done too early, so a good rule of thumb is to test for pregnancy if your cycle is late. It is unlikely that you are pregnant with this negative test. It is more likely that your cycle will occur in the next couple of days. ...Read more
My period is late by 2 days. Haven't had sex in 5 months. Could i still be pregnant? Negative hpts.
Irregular cycles: There are lots of reasons for irregular cycles; if you were 5 months pregnant you'd feel the baby! ...Read more