How accurate are quick check pregnancy tests?

Answer Many quick check pregnancy tests, also called home pregnancy tests, are about 99 percent accurate. Some quick check pregnancy tests can detect pregnancy beginning the first day of a missed menstrua... Read More »

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Are blood tests more accurate than urine tests for pregnancy?

On One Hand: One Blood Test More AccurateThe quantitative blood test for pregnancy, which uses the level of HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) hormone to confirm pregnancy (as do other tests) is co... Read More »

Are quick test strep tests accurate?

On One Hand: Quick strep tests are accurateAccording to a 2001 study published in the "Annals of Emergency Medicine," the rapid strep screen is up to 97 percent accurate when four symptoms are also... Read More »

Are pregnancy tests accurate?

On One Hand: When Used Correctly Tests Are AccurateWhen used correctly, pregnancy tests are highly accurate. One week after a missed period, most tests are able to strongly detect the hormone level... Read More »

Are all pregnancy tests accurate?

On One Hand: 99 Percent AccuracyHome pregnancy tests work by detecting a hormone in your urine called human chorionic gonadotropin or hCG which--according to in the body ... Read More »