My period overdue for 10 days but checked not pregnant and ectopic pregnancy, how?

Possible Reasons. Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e., polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy.

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Could it be ectopic pregnancy if implantation bleedong 4 days after missed period?

Always possible! If you are pregnant, the signs of an ectopic include pain and bleeding. If you are having unusual bleeding, go to your doctor and ask for an HCG level and an ultrasound. They should discuss with you the management from that point. Read more...

How soon can a sonogram detect ectopic pregnancy? I'm 3 days late with positive test. Last period april 1.

Another week or two. You'd be 5 weeks counting from your last period. Pretty early to see the pregnancy in either the tube or the uterus. Have you had previous ectopics? See your provider. A good plan is to get pregnancy hormone blood tests drawn every few days then an ultrasound in a week or so. It's good that you are seeking medical care early. Read more...

I have had spotting instebad of a period for 4 days from cd 26 to cd 29. 2nd period since treatment of ectopic pregnancy in October. Should I worry?

I wouldn't worry. You are still getting back to a normal cycle. Your body experienced the full effect of a pregnancy with all it's complex hormonal changes, so taking this long to return to baseline would be expected. It could easily take 6 months or more to get back to your usual pattern and cycle. Good wishes:) Read more...

I had an ectopic pregnancy in March. Now I am 3 days late on my period and having pregnancy symptoms but a negative pregnancy test.

And your question? I suspect you are wondering if you are pregnant. Could be to soon to say. Take another test in a week. Follow the instructions exactly. If you have abdominal pain, fever, get checked quick. Since you might be pregnant, no alcohol, tobacco, rec. drugs, or any other meds not prescribed and take prenatal vitamins till you know for sure. Read more...

I have a positive pregnancy test 6 days before my missed period, what is my chance to have an ectopic pregnancy although I don't have any risk factors?

Depends on other risks. Your risk of ectopic pregnancy depends on your other risk factors. If you have had a previous ectopic pregnancy, pelvic infection endometriosis or pelvic surgery see your doctor for an early ultrasound. Read more...

Is it likely for a pregnancy urine test to fail with ectopic pregnancy? I have tried a urine test 3 days after missed period. The test was taken in the morning

There . There is a chance, due to lower pregnancy hormone levels, that an ectopic pregnancy will go undetected via a urine pregnancy test. If you suspect an ectopic pregnancy and are experiencing signs/symptoms (lower abdominal pains, vaginal spotting, missed period) you must seek medical attention right away. The pregnancy can be verified via a blood test, and ectopic via ultrasound. An ectopic pregnancy can be life threating, causing fallopian tubes to rupture and bleed. Other reasons for a missed period can be increased physical activity, stress, hormonal changes and malnutrition. Read more...
Yes. Urine pregnancy test have improved in sensitivity of the last 10 years however, if you body didn't secret enough of the urine pregnancy hormone yet ( sometimes 3 days too early)..; you may get a negative test whereas if you waited a few more days it would have been positive. Read more...