What blood test should I get for pregnancy?

A beta-HCG test. A serum or urine beta-human Chorionic Gonadotropin test is/are best for determination of pregnancy. There are home pregnancy tests which mostly test urine, and serum/blood tests, which are done in the clinical lab. It would like;y be best to wait a week, and then go see your doctor to get a serum test in the lab as an outpatient.

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Is it possible to take a pregnancy blood test to soon and still get a negative result?

Yes. Blood tests can be done soon after conception (8-9 days after). It's best to wait until after your first missed period to test with he urine pregnancy tests. Be sure to accurately follow the directions to get a valid result. Other causes of false negative tests are not using first urine of the morning and drinking too much water before testing. Hope this helps. Read more...

If my girlfriend take the pregnancy blood test to soon is it possible she can still get a negative result?

Takes 6-12 days. Yes, it takes 6-12 days for the test to become positive. She should wait at least one week after intercourse before doing a pregnancy test. If it is still negative after 2 weeks, you can rest assured she is not pregnant from any sexual encounter from at least 2 weeks prior. Read more...

Would I get accurate blood test pregnancy report if I am taking microgyno and suspect I am pregnant? It's urgent please help

Microgynon? Urine or blood pregnancy tests are very accurate, regardless of whether a woman is on birth control pills or not. One can do the test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception could have occurred). The result almost always will be negative, if one is using her birth control pills properly. Rarely is a pregnancy test an urgent matter. Read more...

How soon after sex can I get a pregnancy blood test?

Depends on the cycle. Pregnancy test blood or urine only becomes positive after implantation, that is when fertilized egg has attached to the wall of uterus it takes 6to12 days after ovulation average time 9days so if you are pregnant blood pregnancy test becomes positive 3to4 days after implantation or 10to11 days after fertilization and ovulation it all depends what time during your menstrual cycle you have sex. Read more...

My clear blue pregnancy test came up negative. Should I get a blood test to make sure?

When did you do it? If you have been sexually active and have missed your period then you can go ahead and take a home pregnancy test (HPT) now. If negative and still no period would repeat HPT in a week. Take care. Read more...

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...