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Hi im 18 years old and i was wondering how soon can you tell , you're pregnant ??
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MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL
Thanks for using the forum.

The only way to tell for sure is to take a pregnancy test. The home pregnancy test looks for the presence of the pregnancy hormone hCG in your urine. If the hormone is detected, you get a positive result. It is for this reason that they are most accurate 1 week after the first day of your missed period. The level of the hormone has to be high enough to be detected in your urine.

I hope this helps.

Cathy
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Everyone is different!  I didn't have any symptoms until i was about 6 or 7 weeks pregnant.  Have you missed a period?  If you think you might be pregnant take a home test or have a doctor do a blood test (those are the most accurate)... It's always better to know for sure!  Best of luck!!
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Hello,

If u take a home pregnancy test using two different brands on Day 6 of your missed period, how accurate is that? Should u take it again? If yes, when should u take it again?

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