Quoting LoBrew:" In April I got the Mirena inserted and I bled for a few weeks, then stopped and maybe a week later bled ... [snip!] ... will be SOO much pressure for me to keep the baby, it would cause so much problems if I get an abortion and they find out "
Quoting LoBrew:" Blood tests just make me feel more confident in the results. :/ Plus I wasn't sure if it would test positive ... [snip!] ... if it happened to be ectopic, I just heard somewhere that they're more common with Mirena so that's what's stuck in my mind. :/"Even with an ectopic pregnancy, you would get a positive on a home pregnancy test. A blood test can't even tell you if you are having an ectopic. They can only verify that by u/s.
Quoting Zach&Evan'sMom (8wks):" Even with an ectopic pregnancy, you would get a positive on a home pregnancy test. A blood test can't even tell you if you are having an ectopic. They can only verify that by u/s."
Quoting LoBrew:" Alright, I just didn't know if your body would be able to tell you were pregnant if it wasn't happening ... [snip!] ... if I only got pregnant recently I don't want to take a home test and it be negative then think that I'm not really pregnant. "
Quoting Zach&Evan'sMom (8wks):" Home pregnancy tests or HPTs detect any hcg in your body. As soon as an egg implants. Whether in the ... [snip!] ... to see an ectopic, you would have to be far enough along for a sac to form. At the end of 4 weeks, closer to 5 weeks usually."
Quoting LoBrew:" Ohh okay. Well I'm going to go buy a pregnancy test then and hope that it comes up negative. Thank you for the advice!"Good luck!!