Typical Symptoms of Pregnancy are:

  • Appetite change
  • Fatigue
  • Frequent Urination
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting/ Morning Sickness
  • No period
  • Swollen/Sore Breasts
  • Weight loss

Am I really pregnant?

Pregnancy tests are usually very accurate and can be purchased over the counter at any drug store. A false negative result from a UPT means that, even though the UPT shows that you are NOT pregnant, you actually ARE. A false positive result from a urine pregnancy test means that, even though the UPT shows that you ARE pregnant, you actually ARE NOT. This is an extremely rare occurrence. There are only a few unusual circumstances in which this can occur.

Generally speaking, UPTs are accurate about 99% of the time, meaning that out of every 100 women, one woman is likely to obtain an incorrect result. This is typically due to human error and not the test itself. The pregnancy hormone (hCG), the hormone a UPT screens for, takes time to build up to levels that the test can detect. Thus, false negatives are common when a UTP is performed too early. The best way to know for sure is to be tested by a medical professional. A signed pregnancy verification from a medical clinic is required to proceed with any medical care related to pregnancy, and is also required if applying for Medi-Cal. Pregnancy Care Clinic provides these services free of charge.

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East County Pregnancy Care Clinic

Call: 619-442-4357
677 S. Magnolia Ave
El Cajon, CA 92020

Hours of Operation

Tuesdays : 11am – 7pm
Wednesdays: 11am – 6pm
Thursday: 10am – 6pm
Friday: 11am – 4pm

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San Diego

Call: 619-326-8595
4130 Alpha Street
San Diego, CA 92113

Hours of Operation

Mondays: 10am – 4pm
Tuesdays : 10am – 5pm
Wednesdays: 10am – 5pm

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