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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In a deposition, the patient stated she bought the home pregnancy test in a "dollar store" and was worried about its accuracy, but never told the gynecologist.
In line with the success of the home pregnancy test, the authors chose an application that would appeal to consumer use.
This case is unique because our patient reported multiple positive home pregnancy test results and had persistently low serum hCG levels.
They were selected at random to either book a follow-up appointment within one to three weeks, which is routine today, or to perform a home pregnancy test which measures levels of hCG in the urine after one to three weeks.
The researchers demonstrated the concept on the detection of acetylcholinesterase (ACHE) inhibitors such as paraoxon and aflatoxin B1 on paper using a "lateral flow" sensing approach similar to that used in a home pregnancy test strip.
Few women (32%) are aware that using a home pregnancy test four or more days before the start of one's period can give an incorrect result for more than 30% of pregnant women," says the spokesperson.
When we discovered that we were pregnant with our third, I took a home pregnancy test and went right into midwifery care (the same midwife).
For years, women who wondered if they were pregnant have trekked to their local drug store to buy a home pregnancy test.
No matter the kind of home pregnancy test, if the test is positive, women are advised to see their doctors to confirm the test results and arrange follow-up care.
I've become more deeply understanding of the pain couples go through as they try unsuccessfully to conceive, hoping month after month to see those magical two lines on a home pregnancy test.
and he has found a discarded container for a home pregnancy test in his trash.