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pregnancy tests

I'm only a day late for my period, but I'm still getting a negative on preg tests (so I'm assuming I'm not preggers). How late coule I possibly get a positive? The tests that I use are hospital grade, measuring hCG of 25 or more. We weren't planning on another baby yet, but we were less than careful while I was ovulating, and now I'm kind of hoping we are:)

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:56 PM on Sep. 19, 2010 in Pregnancy

Answers (9)
  • My daughter didn't show up until I was a month late even on those 2 week early tests. I wasn't ready for my son when he came but we have managed on the tighter budget
    Smiley001

    Answer by Smiley001 at 1:00 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

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    babymom596

    Answer by babymom596 at 1:30 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

  • I was 4 days late before I even got a Faint +.. Best of luck momma
    candcsmom2008

    Answer by candcsmom2008 at 1:33 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

  • w/ one of my pregnancys i had to have blood test done.i knew i was but test kept saying no even test at drs so i asked them to do blood test sure enough i was.my sister dont test + on a hpt till she is 3 months along!!!!
    loomis6

    Answer by loomis6 at 2:17 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

  • I didn't use a pregnancy test until I was at least one week late on my period because my periods come a few days later or earlier.
    Svetlana98usa

    Answer by Svetlana98usa at 2:46 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

  • If you have other children then when did they show up on tests? That is a better indicator then what any woman on here tells you. Personally both mine showed up 2 days BEFORE my missed period with big old fat positive tests.
    aeneva

    Answer by aeneva at 3:13 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

  • I was over a week late before getting a positive with both pregnancies; DD 1 I was 8 weeks pregnant before I got a positive, this pregnancy I was 5 weeks pregnant.
    preacherskid

    Answer by preacherskid at 4:34 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

  • i have really irregular periods and i was on the pill so it was common for me to miss 2 or 3 months i took 3 tests in the space of 3 months and i assumed i wasn't pregnant because all of them were negative. month 4 i decided i really need to get it checked out. low & behold i was 3.5 months pregnant. it took a blood test to get a positive. so i really no longer trust pregnancy tests lol
    JazziesMom2010

    Answer by JazziesMom2010 at 5:18 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

  • I would wait until your about a week late then test.
    ladyambition

    Answer by ladyambition at 9:28 PM on Sep. 19, 2010

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