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Old 02-11-2003, 01:48 PM   #1
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Is this a + or -

Hi all, new here and needed some advise. I took three hpt and they all turned up with one dark line and one that was very faint. (this would be 1st for DH and I) I am almost two weeks late. I was on BC but know that it isn't 100%... don't know if it make a difference but getting preg while on the pill is not uncommon in my family. Mom did twice and sis did once. I am having other symptoms too.. tender breasts and nausea. Made an apt with doc for Thurs but was wondering what y'all thought. TIA

 
Old 02-11-2003, 01:50 PM   #2
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Most everyone on here will agree that even a faint line in the second window means positive. CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I would still go the doc's for a urine and blood test, but I would think it meant positive! Welcome and hopefully you'll be joining the October Due Date Club!!

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Old 02-11-2003, 01:58 PM   #3
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Hi and welcome, you are going to love it here!!! About your question, my sister-in-law works at an OB/GYN office and the same thing happened to her!!! She was pregnant and my nephew is now 1 month old!!! I'd say congratulations are in order! Take care! <IMG SRC="http://www.healthboards.com/ubb/smile.gif">

 
Old 02-11-2003, 02:07 PM   #4
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Hey Tia it looks like you may need to be added to our list!! I had the same thing happen to me. I was on bcp and got off and in my first cycle I got pg!! When I took my test I was about a week and a half late or so and I got a very faint line too!! <IMG SRC="http://www.healthboards.com/ubb/biggrin.gif"> Even at the doc's office the nurse had to verify with the doc because it was sooo faint!!

I would like to say welcome to the boards!!! <IMG SRC="http://www.healthboards.com/ubb/wave.gif"> I am pretty sure what your news will be after your appt!! ++++++++ But let us know for sure anyway, o.k. and then you can join the Oct club!!

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Old 02-11-2003, 05:38 PM   #5
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congrats to you you are pg. if you wait a few days or so and do another one the line might be darker but it sounds like you need to make your first of many appts. with your doctor.

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Old 02-11-2003, 07:50 PM   #6
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Lemme tell ya, I was laying on a side reading a book one night and my husband reached around and gave me a hug. I thought I would die from the tendernessin my breasts. I thought back to my lmp and said "Gosh, I think I might be pregnant" (though I hadn't missed my period yet). He told me to take anold hpt that had been in my drawer forever. I did, and got a VERY faint line. Nah, I thought, no way. But I wasn't going to get any sleep until I tried another. So, I went to Walmart at like 11pm, and bought a double pack. Took one when I got home, and sure enough, anothr faint line. Took the last in the am (just for good measure) and, you guessed it, another faint line. I am thinking that since it was SOOO early in my pg, that's why I got the faint line. I'm 4 1/2 mos now.

 
Old 02-11-2003, 10:45 PM   #7
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Thank you all for your responses. I am so hoping you are all right. I can hardly sleep I am so excited!! Thursday just can't come soon enough!! I am on cloud nine... or maybe its ten, LOL!
Jaimie

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Old 02-12-2003, 05:52 AM   #8
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Congratultions!!!!

Sound positive to me. Mine was the same way. Turns out I was only 1 1/2 preg., but I got that faint line. I mean I could just barley see it. I am now almost 17 weeks!!!

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