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I have abnormal periods. Within the 28 day range I typically have my period once or twice but never late. I'm 8 days late and have been having symptoms such as sore/tender breasts, sensitive nipples, cramps, back pain and fatigue. I've done two home pregn

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Dr. Cynthia Frazier
Gynecology

In brief: Repeat

the pregnancy test on your first morning urine unless that is how you tested previously.
Home pregnancy tests can give false negative results when done on dilute (clear) urine. The history you give of abnormal periods is consistent with anovulation. Anovulation can cause irregular periods or missed periods. With this history it is likely that your negative pregnancy tests are accurate.

In brief: Repeat

the pregnancy test on your first morning urine unless that is how you tested previously.
Home pregnancy tests can give false negative results when done on dilute (clear) urine. The history you give of abnormal periods is consistent with anovulation. Anovulation can cause irregular periods or missed periods. With this history it is likely that your negative pregnancy tests are accurate.
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