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How accurate are home pregnency tests and what does single line on it means and best way to take home preg. Test ???
Read instructions!: Girls can follow directions! I hope. All the pregnancy tests have specific instructions for how to use them, when to use them, and how to read the results. Different brands have different rules. Read the instructions. If negative and no period repeat in 1 week and/or see MD. Use protection! Unprotected sex causes more (and worse) things than pregnancy (like sexually transmitted diseases) ...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
Took ecp after sex, periods came one week late than usual. Took 3 urine pregnency tests 10 to 15 days aftr sex came out negative. Can i still b prgnt?
Missed my last period andhad two pregnency tests which are negative and now got brown spots from last 3 days.My period is getting late frm last 3month
See below: The test can be taken at anytime of the day. ...Read more
Pregnancy test: The at home pregnancy tests are usually very reliable but can give you "false positives", i.e. They say they're positive, but in reality it's not for a true pregnancy. You can repeat the at home pregnancy test or get a blood HCG test from your doctor. An ultrasound will also confirm pregnancy that's occurring within the uterus and not somewhere else (fallopian tubes). Hope this helps! ...Read more
Fetal testing: A bpp (biophysical profile) is a type of antenatal testing designed to determine the status of the fetus. It is offered to women who have high risk conditions such as diabetes, pprom, hypertension, etc. And is performed in the third trimester of pregnancy. It involves using an ultrasound to check certain fetal movements/activity and to measure the amount of fluid around the baby. ...Read more
Is it possoble to have s negative result on pregnancy test even if you are 5 weeks preggy already? Thanks!
Yes: Unlikely, but possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
I got a very faint positive pregnancy result..what does it mean?I took 2 test before dis I got a clear negative result and 3r 1 s faint positive
Day post late period: If your periods are regular, you can pregnancy home test within a day after your period is late. If your cycle is irregular or uncertain, test yourself 21 days from time of probable last unprotected sex. A first morning specimen when you arise in the morning is best but not required. If the test is negative, wait three days and retest or go in to your provider and get checked. ...Read more
After missed period: A pregnancy test from home will likely be positive around the time of the expected period. Tests can sometimes be + as early as 7-10 d after unprotected sex, but more commonly turn positive the week after you expected to get your period. Blood pregnancy tests are somewhat more sensitive than home tests. ...Read more