Does hCG go by conception or period date?

Answer Women produce human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) after conception, when the fertilized egg implants in the uterine lining. HCG is called the pregnancy hormone, because it is detected in blood and u... Read More »

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When does an ultrasound give an estimated date of conception?

At 5 1/2 weeks of gestation, the embryo can be seen using an ultrasound machine and measured to help give an estimate of conception. The doctor will use this information, along with other informati... Read More »

How long does it take from the date of conception to know you are pregnant?

On One Hand: Date of ConceptionWhen you conceive a child, you must be ovulating. The soonest you can test for pregnancy is 6 to 12 days after ovulation. This is when Human chorionic gonadotropin (H... Read More »

Period like cramping 7 days after conception creamy mucus period is 4 days late however done 2 at home tests came up negative Could you still be pregnant?

Answer My pregnancy tests did not show positive until 3 days after my period was due. I also had slight cramping like the start of a period for the next two weeks. At 6 weeks my cramps suddenly ... Read More »

How to Estimate Date of Conception?

Conception dates can be confusing to estimate with or without known Last Menstrual Period dates.