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pregnancy test

[′preg·nən·sē ‚test]
(pathology)
Any biologic or chemical procedure used to diagnose pregnancy.
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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 company added that the Lia pregnancy test is the first and only US FDA-cleared, flushable, biodegradable pregnancy test.
Marie Lyon, chairwoman of the Association for Children Damaged by Hormone Pregnancy Tests, said: "We are bitterly disappointed the Government has once again let people down who have relied on them to be open and transparent.
Robredo stressed it is enough to ask female applicants to submit requirements connected with the job she is applying for such as health, police and National Bureau of Investigation clearances and not a pregnancy test as this invades the privacy of a person.
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.
The applicant argued that its services are not a pregnancy test because they do not determine if anyone is pregnant, and neither are they used in connection with a pregnancy test or otherwise descriptive of a pregnancy test.
Other potential causes for false-positive urine pregnancy test results include tubo-ovarian abscess, (6) adenomyosis, (7) and cancers that produce hCG, such as colon, pancreatic, lung, liver, and urothelial bladder carcinoma.
Although in clinical examination, uterus was 28 week size with no foetal parts palpable, absent external and internal ballotment, and absent FHS; we still performed urine pregnancy test which was negative.
The hospital maintains a database of all pregnancy test results.
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).
In the revealing new blog entry, the American television personality wrote that she got faint lines on her pregnancy tests which gave her some hope, though her fiance was "skeptical".