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At two weeks pregnant when my hcg was 30 all of the home pregnancy tests came up negative, a week later when my hcg was 1598 there appeared a very faint line.

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Q: What levels of HCG can home pregnancy tests detect?
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When can you go for home pregnancy test to detect pregnancy?

Usually if you miss your expected period, but now there are tests that can detect a pregnancy tests a little before your period is suppose to be.

If a women can find out she's pregnant after 2 weeks of sex then why do the pregnancy tests not allow you to take it until your first missed period?

Home pregnancy tests detect hormone levels in your urine. Those hormones take a few days to show up. Home pregnancy tests are becoming much more sophisticated, and are able to detect pregnancy sooner and sooner.

Are all home pregnancy tests the same at detecting pregnancy?

Yes and no. All home pregnancy tests are decting the same hormone, HCG, a hormone that is produced by the developing placenta. However, all home pregnancy tests do not detect HCG at the same levels. So some brands may show positive results sooner than others.

Forms of pregnancy testing?

* home pregnancy tests * or the doctor can perform a blood and urine test to check your hCG levels (pregnancy hormone levels)

How soon will a home pregnancy test detect the HCG hormone?

Most tests these days will detect the hormone in 9 to 10 days.

Can a fertility test detect the pregnancy hormone hCG?

No. Fertility tests are made to detect FSH not hCG. You will need to buy an actual home pregnancy test or see your Dr.

Is it possible for the home pregnancy tests to not be able to detect the hcg hormone until the third of forth month of pregnancy?

By then they should be able to detect.....because the hormone will be producing to care for the baby.

How long do you wait to get a pregnancy test?

Most at home tests can detect a pregnancy as early as two weeks before a woman's missed period.

Will nitrofurantoin medication cause a false positive on a home pregnancy test?

Nitrofurantoin is an antibiotic for treatment of urinary tract infections caused by bacteria. No, pregnancy tests detect HCG and the medication would not interfere with the HCG levels in your urine.

How many do you have to be in order to take pregnancy test?

Some home pregnancy tests are more sensitive than others. The more sensitive tests may be able to detect seven days after conception.

Is physician urine pregnancy test able to detect pregnancy earlier than at home test?

Every doctors office is different, but the very earliest a pregnancy test can detect pregnancy is 10 MIU. Most tests detect at 20 or 25 tho. So chances are, if your home test is negative, your doctor will say the same thign.

Does taking the antibiotic azithromycin effect the results on a home pregnancy test?

Azithromycin won't affect a pregnancy test; pregnancy tests are dependant on hormone levels and azithromycin antibiotic doesn't affect hormone levels.

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