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Am I pregnant?

(22 Posts)
bouncingbelle Thu 01-Aug-13 20:31:45

Can anyone help? I did a boots own brand pg test last night and this morning, both of which came up with a v faint positive. Did a clear blue digital at lunchtime which came up 'pregnant'. But then when I was at gp later on today, he did a test and it was negative??? ( I had been drinking lots during the day and it is only day 29 of my cycle).

Has anyone had false positives??! Or is it more likely the gp one is a false negative?! Please help!

Hawkinzy Thu 01-Aug-13 20:37:45

As far as I'm aware it's extremely rare to get a 'false positive'! I would say just do one more test and if it comes up positive (be it faint or not) I'd say you were pregnant! smile Good luck smile

Secretswitch Thu 01-Aug-13 20:39:29

I do believe your are pregnant, Op. Definetly retest tomorrow and let us know the result!

Bunnylion Thu 01-Aug-13 20:42:54

I'd think the gp's wasn't picking up the hormones as its so early and you were well hydrated.

Do another one with your first wee of the day tomorrow as it'll be it's most concentrated. Good luck!

AnnabelleLee Thu 01-Aug-13 20:43:52


BikeRunSki Thu 01-Aug-13 20:53:11

Yes. Your wee was too dilute for the GP' s test.

bouncingbelle Thu 01-Aug-13 21:13:11

Thank you! I went from being soooo excited to I'm kind of calm again! Bought another test (!) and will do it first thing tomorrow morning!! Please keep fingers crossed!! X

Jellybellyrbest Thu 01-Aug-13 21:14:26

Or GP didn't wait long enough for faint second line. It takes 2 minutes for a definite negative & TBH GPs will not always give it the required length of time!! And yes, HCG levels are at their highest first thing in the morning so do your next test first thing.

bouncingbelle Fri 02-Aug-13 07:55:34

Well I,ve just done another digital test with my first urine of the day and it definitely says positive! So I'm starting to believe it!!!! It,s been a long 4 years to get to this point, so think it,ll take a while to sink in!!

Strictly1 Fri 02-Aug-13 08:00:17

A massive congratulations xxx

MrsHoolie Fri 02-Aug-13 08:02:06


FobblyWoof Fri 02-Aug-13 08:08:59

Congratulations thanks

lucidlady Fri 02-Aug-13 08:09:44


OwlinaTree Fri 02-Aug-13 08:56:13

Congratulations grin

Bunnylion Fri 02-Aug-13 09:20:58


rollmeover Fri 02-Aug-13 10:05:56

Congratulations flowers

purpleaura Fri 02-Aug-13 10:15:57

Aww congratulations op! It's a really exciting time- all the best for a healthy and enjoyable pregnancy. You've got me tearing up in Starbucks!! I am 35 weeks- that probably explains it!!

SerotoninCanEatTomorrow Fri 02-Aug-13 10:20:49

Congratulations grin

lozza22 Fri 02-Aug-13 10:33:55

Congrats :-)

bouncingbelle Fri 02-Aug-13 19:29:43

Thank you all so much! I know everyone must feel like this, but honestly, no child has ever been more longed for! Xx

Hawkinzy Fri 02-Aug-13 20:33:10

Congratulations! smile

charlottesweb87 Fri 02-Aug-13 20:51:43

Congratulations! Enjoy every moment of it smile x

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