Prueba de embarazo

El examen de gonadotropina humana coriónica cualitativa en orina (GHC) es una prueba de embarazo que se puede realizar en casa para determinar la existencia de un embarazo. Para realizar este examen la mujer coloca una tira de prueba que contiene una sustancia químicamente sensible, bajo el flujo de orina. En pocos minutos, la prueba revela si el resultado es positivo (embarazo) o negativo (ausencia de embarazo).Prueba de embarazo

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Last reviewed 11/8/2012 by Susan Storck, MD, FACOG, Chief, Eastside Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Bellevue, Washington; Clinical Teaching Faculty, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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