According to Med-Health.net, one visible line on a pregnancy test means the test is negative and that the woman is not pregnant. Two visible lines mean the test is positive and the woman is pregnant.Know More
Home pregnancy tests have some differences, but the number of lines for the results is standard. One line means the test is negative whether the line is blue, red or pink. The same goes for two lines: no matter what color your test lines are, two of them normally indicates pregnancy.
A popular misconception about pregnancy tests is that if the second line is faint it means the woman is not pregnant. Two lines, even if one is fainter than the other, still probably indicates a pregnancy. Confirmation from a doctor is always recommended.Learn more about Pregnancy
BabyCenter reports that a faint line on an EPT test is considered to be a positive result as long as the test is read within the specified time frame. Faint positives are generally due to low levels of human chorionic gonadotropin.Full Answer >
According to WebMD, a woman is able to experience pregnancy symptoms without actually being pregnant; this is termed "pseudocyesis." Doctors have a theory that psychological factors trick the body into thinking its pregnant when it is really not.Full Answer >
Pregnancy symptoms differ for each woman, but early signs typically include missed menstrual periods, spotting, tender breasts, headaches and nausea, according to the American Pregnancy Association. Women can experience different symptoms with each subsequent pregnancy, and some pregnancy indicators are associated with other conditions, so an official test is always recommended by physicians.Full Answer >
The results of a Pap smear do not indicate whether a woman is pregnant. A Pap smear examines the cells of the cervix for signs of cervical cancer or the presence of abnormal cells that may indicate the need for additional testing for gynecological problems, such as infections and some sexually transmitted diseases.Full Answer >