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What Pregnancy Test Should Be Done When One Misses Their Period And The OTC Kit Showed Negative Result?

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Posted on Tue, 26 Apr 2022
Question: My wife missed her period in September .We did pregnancy tests twice using over the counter kit and both came negative. Her last period was on 5th August and follows a 28-30 day cycle. Can you please advise any other tests. She is 40 years old.
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Answered by Dr. Minal Mohit (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Probably premenopausal

Detailed Answer:

Hi,

Is it the first time that madam has missed her periods?
How many children u have?
Kindly check TSH, FT4, LH, FSH, PROLACTIN, E2.

Kindly send me the reports.
Regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Kampana
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Follow up: Dr. Minal Mohit (34 hours later)
We have one son - 7 years old. Yes, it's the first time she has missed her period. Also, we are trying to have a second child. I am attaching the reports of the tests you recommended along with a beta HCG report someone else recommended
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Answered by Dr. Minal Mohit (12 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Seems all within normal limits!

Detailed Answer:

Hi,

All reports are within normal limits. As per my opinion, let us get a USG pelvis done, and wait for another two weeks.

Regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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What Pregnancy Test Should Be Done When One Misses Their Period And The OTC Kit Showed Negative Result?

Brief Answer: Probably premenopausal Detailed Answer: Hi, Is it the first time that madam has missed her periods? How many children u have? Kindly check TSH, FT4, LH, FSH, PROLACTIN, E2. Kindly send me the reports. Regards