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Yes, because the pregnancy hormones are still in your body even after a miscarriage.

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Q: Can your pregnancy test be positive while you are having a miscarriage?
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Will a pregnancy test always be positive while you are having a miscarriage?


If its been a week after a miscarriage and you take a pregnancy test and it comes back positive are you be pregnant?

Not necessarily. The hormones that make a pregnancy test read positive stay in your body for a little while after a miscarriage.

Can you still have a positive pregnancy test after having a miscarriage while on birth control?

Absolutely! While birth control does not affect the accuracy of a pregnancy test, the body will still have some pregnancy hormone (hCG) that will show up in blood or urine pregnancy tests even after a miscarriage. As the levels drop, the test will eventually become negative.

Could a pregnancy test be positive even if you are having a miscarriage?

yes. a pregnancy test detects specific hormones that are only present if you're pregnant. when you have a miscarriage, it takes a while for your body to realize you're not pregnant anymore, and then the hormones take time to disappear. at least a week.

Can you have a miscarriage while having chlamydia?

Miscarriage is a common problem in pregnancy. Chlamydia does not appear to increase the risk of miscarriage. However, it could happen with or without chlamydia infection.

Is a heavy period while having chlamydia a sign of a miscarriage?

If it's a miscarriage, you'll have a positive pregnancy test. But bleeding isn't normally a sign of pregnancy, and you didn't mention being pregnant. It sounds like sex and its consequences are causing you a great deal of stress. Consider abstaining for at least a while as you get control of your health.

Why you have a heavy cramps and heavy bleed while pregnancy?

It is possible that you are having a miscarriage. You need to go to hospital at once

Can you have symptoms of miscarriage but the home pregnancy said positive?

Yes. This is because it takes a while for your hCG levels (the hormone detected by home pregnancy tests) to drop low enough to show a negative, especially if you were very far along. If you think you are having miscarriage contact your doctor right away and go the the ER.

After a miscarriage and home test is still positive is it possible that you are still pregnant?

Wait a few weeks to take a pregnancy test after a miscarriage. It will take a while for the pregnancy hormone to get out of your system, so a test will show up positive even if you are not pregnant. Hope this helps. And I am sorry for your loss.

Is it possible to be pregnant if your period was two weeks late with blood clots but when you took a hpt it was positive?

it is likely that you had a spontaneous miscarriage, which means you were pregnant but miscarried and that's why your hpt came out positive (the pregnancy hormone needs a while to get out of your system after having miscarried)

Is having your period while pregnant a myth?

Not exactly. Some women have bleeding in the first month of two of pregnancy, but it is not technically a period. Also, if you have heavy bleeding during pregnancy, you might actually be having a miscarriage.

What is th earliest time you can have a miscarriage while you think you are pregnant?

You can have a miscarriage at any time during a pregnancy.

If you think you are about two weeks pregnant and had a once off heavy bleeding and the pregnancy test showsis positive does that mean you had a miscarriage?

It is possible, but the bleeding could also have been from implantation bleeding. A pregnancy test will show positive for a while after a miscarriage because your body has not rid itself of the HCG (pregnancy hormone) levels yet. The further along you were, the longer a pregnancy test will show positive. I would still be on the lookout for any symptoms of pregnancy, continue taking your prenatal vitamins (or at least folic acid), refrain from alcohol and tobacco and caffeine then in a couple weeks take another test and see. Or you can go to the doctor to either confirm pregnancy or miscarriage.

You missed your period for 6 days after that your period started you want to know that whether it was a early miscarriage?

The period can be late without you having a miscarriage. It happens from now and then. If you had a miscarriage the test will show positive for a little while longer since it takes time for the hormones to settle.

Can getting pregnant while using the Nuva ring cause a miscarriage?

If an accidental pregnancy occurs, the Nuva Ring should not cause a miscarriage.

Can you have a miscarriage if you're on Depo-Provera?

Pregnancy is not likely if you are using Depo Provera as directed, getting your shots on time. Depo Provera does not cause miscarriage or affect a pregnancy if you accidentally get it while you're pregnant or get pregnant while using it.

When taking a pregnancy test what will it say if you had a miscarriage?

Pregnancy tests simply "look" for the presence of a hormone that is present when a pregnancy has occurred. After a miscarriage, a pregnancy test may remain positive for a while until all of that hormone has disappeared below the level the test needs to be positive. A blood (serum) pregnancy test (that you can obtain at a physician's office) can tell about how far along a pregnancy is, and this can be compared to how far along the person should be; the test results will drop in number over time if a miscarriage occurs until it reaches 0. How long it takes the hormone to leave the system is highly variable from several days to several weeks. Hope this helps! Dr. B.

Are you pregnant and having a miscarriage if you're on the pill and your period is not due for another week but you're spotting heavily and experiencing menstrual cramps?

Hi there. Its unlikely to be a miscarriage hun. Your most likely experiencing heavy break through bleeding or the dosage of pills aren't strong enough and this can also cause bleeding and sharp tummy pains. But to be certain about the pregnancy, buy a pregnancy test and do it. Do it while your bleeding and if its positive go to hospital for a scan.

Having a period while possibly being pregnant?

Start of a miscarriage, you have.

How long after a miscarriage will a pregnancy test still show positive?

It depends. I know this is likely not what someone who is hoping to be pregnant after a miscarriage wants to hear but there isn't a definitive answer since it depends when the miscarriage happened (how far along was the woman?) and also how long it takes for the hCG (the pregnancy hormone detected by pregnancy tests) to leave her system. If a woman is wondering if a positive test is indicating the hormones left by a miscarriage or is a sign of a new pregnancy, she should go to her doctor or midwife for a quantitative (not qualitative) blood test or an ultrasound. A quantitative blood test will measure how much hCG is in her system while a qualitative blood test will do the same thing a urine test does -- say whether or not there is any hormone there. An ultrasound will examen the contents of the uterus to see if there is an embryonic sac or missed particles from the miscarriage.

Why still positive on home pregnancy test even almost two weeks after miscarriage?

Your hcg levels take a little while to go back to normal which is why you are still seeing a positive. I wouldn't recommend testing for a while. Sometimes it can take a couple of months to go back to normal. Don't do that to yourself.

Will you have a positive pregnancy test after surgery for ectopic pregnancy?

Yes just like after any pregnancy regardless of how it ends you will have the pregnancy hormones a while longer until they settle and the test will show positive.

What does it mean when you have vaginal bleeding during early pregnancy with a few clots without cramps and a week later the pregnancy test is still positive?

it could mean you are having an abnormal pregnancy...this is when you occasionally have spotting or an actual period while you are pregnant...if your test is still positive then you should go to the doctor.

Can you still feel pregnancy symptoms after having a miscarriage?

Yes, especially if you just had a miscarriage. Good luck and God Bless:) I am sorry for your loss. Yes you can still "feel" pregnant for quite a while after a miscarriage because the HCG (pregnancy hormone) takes a couple of weeks to go down to normal (less than 5) so depending on how far along you were in your pregnancy your levels could remain high (but dropping) for a couple of weeks. slowly they will start to disappear. Good luck to you.

Pains while having intercourse can that be a sign of pregnancy?

no is not a sign of pregnancy do not worry...