Quiz

When to do a pregnancy test?


You think you are pregnant and would like to confirm your intuition by performing a pregnancy test at home? But do you know when it is recommended to do it and what are the rules to be respected for the result to be reliable? To test your knowledge, do the quiz.

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I can do a pregnancy test from the first day of my period

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For a reliable result, it is best to wait at least three days after the supposed day of your period because it is only from then on that the hCG rate, the pregnancy-specific hormone, is high enough to be visible in your urine if you are actually pregnant. This corresponds to about 10 days after fertilization.

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