pregnancy test

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Noun1.pregnancy test - a physiological test to determine whether a woman is pregnantpregnancy test - a physiological test to determine whether a woman is pregnant
bioassay, bio-assay - appraisal of the biological activity of a substance by testing its effect on an organism and comparing the result with some agreed standard
Friedman test, rabbit test - pregnancy test that involves injecting some of the woman's urine into an unmated female rabbit and later examining the ovaries of the rabbit; presence of corpora lutea indicates that the woman is pregnant
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pregnancy test

nSchwangerschaftsuntersuchung f, → Schwangerschaftstest m

pregnancy test

ntest m inv (di gravidanza)m inv
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amp;nbsp;The ad is made with a test strip on the page and it uses the same technology that is used in pregnancy tests.
The CHM expert working group on hormone pregnancy tests (HPT) said the scientific evidence does "not support a causal association" between the use of HPTs such as Primodos, and birth defects or miscarriage.
The Commission on Human Medicines' working group on Hormone Pregnancy Tests said the scientific evidence they reviewed does "not support a causal association" between the Primodos test and birth defects.
Like other First Response pregnancy tests, Pregnancy PRO Digital Pregnancy Test & App Access will be able to detect pregnancy as early as six days before the day of the missed period and with better than 99 percent accuracy from the day of the expected period, according to company officials.
1) Compared with CHWs in the study's control group, those in the study's intervention group--who received urine pregnancy tests to distribute without charge to women in their communities and training on how to use the tests--provided hormonal contraceptives (i.
Because home pregnancy tests are designed to detect pregnancy as early as possible, they typically feature a high sensitivity by detecting very low levels of hCG, which leads to more frequent false-positive results.
Current urine and serum pregnancy tests use antibodies directed against [beta]-hCG for immunologic identification.
Contract awarded for evidence acquisition of rapid hiv, hepatitis b, syphilis, confirmatory for syphilis and pregnancy tests for the regional hospital of huehuetenango.
Chandran stands by his allegations that subjecting unmarried women pugilists to pregnancy tests was in violation of the International boxing association's ( AIBA) rules.
1) about the phenomenon of Tanzanian school girls being required to take pregnancy tests or face expulsion from school mentioned that something similar had taken place in Delhi, La.
1-5) Positive pregnancy tests have been reported in 0.
Family planning charity, Marie Stopes UK, is giving out free pregnancy tests after a survey of 4000 British adults revealed that many are failing to protect themselves from pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs).