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Is this true ....

If you test before your missed period that your most likely to miscarry im kind of scare now cus i tested 6 days before my missed period .

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alexia_09

Asked by alexia_09 at 1:22 AM on Jan. 10, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • And just how in the world will taking a pregnancy test cause you to miscarry?

    JeremysMom

    Answer by JeremysMom at 1:23 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • that would be false. There are pregnancy tests that you can take up to 5 days early...they wouldn't do that if it caused harm...
    Imortlmommy

    Answer by Imortlmommy at 1:24 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • LOL no that's not true.
    AAAMama

    Answer by AAAMama at 1:24 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • It is absolutely not true.
    SandyHack

    Answer by SandyHack at 1:26 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • No I think what might have got messed up in translation is you are more likely to to know that you miscarried or had a chemical pregnancy. Where the pregnancy ended so soon that if it was back in the day you would have thought you were a day or two late or just had a heavy period.
    Charis76

    Answer by Charis76 at 1:31 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • No. There is SOME truth surrounding this but like a PP said there is some type of translation issues.

    The issue is if you get a BFP and THEN you "start your period" you are actually having a miscarriage NOT a regular period.

    But the actual taking of a test will not make you miscarry
    miasmommy21407

    Answer by miasmommy21407 at 1:35 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • what idxiot told you that? thats just silly.
    Destins_Mommy

    Answer by Destins_Mommy at 1:51 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • nope im sure someone is trying to worry you :)
    premiemom18

    Answer by premiemom18 at 5:45 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • It is not cause and effect. Most pregnancies are lost before one even knows they're pregnant (ie very early). So, reason dictates that the earlier you know, the more likely you are to lose it. In the past, it is unlikely one would have know she was even pregnant.
    JZ10FPM

    Answer by JZ10FPM at 8:47 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

  • Not true.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 9:41 AM on Jan. 10, 2011

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