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period

noun age, bout, continuance, course, duration, eon, epoch, era, hitch, interval, juncture, length of time, limited time, point, season, shift, span, spell, stage, stint, stretch, tenure, term, time, time interval, time stretch, tour, while
Associated concepts: period of redemption
See also: age, annum, cycle, date, duration, expiration, life, moratorium, tenure, term, time
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the First Response(TM) Gold(TM) Digital Pregnancy Test to determine if a woman is pregnant up to six (6) days before her missed period and with over 99% accuracy from the day of her expected period - a significant step in pregnancy test innovation.
Before certification, women up to 14 days of a missed period were counselled and offered menstrual regulation without confirming pregnancy, while after certification, all women were offered pregnancy confirmation.
On the day of a missed period, an average woman has 50mlU/ml in her urine, but First Response has been clinically tested to accurately detect lower levels.
Sensitive enough to be used up to 5 days sooner than the day of the missed period
FIRST RESPONSE Early Results Pregnancy Test now has patent pending technology that can detect the pregnancy hormone, human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), up to six days before the day of a woman's missed period with unsurpassed accuracy -- one day before any other at-home pregnancy test available on the market.
This heightened sensitivity to different hCG variants allows First Response[R] pregnancy tests to detect pregnancy as early as five days before a missed period.
The product can be used any time of day, as early as the first day of a woman's missed period.
Two weeks worth of intuition and symptoms, two pee-sticks and a missed period were enough for me.
t brand, the brand women trust most for accurate results in the home pregnancy test category, has been proven through laboratory tests to be over 99 percent accurate at detecting hCG hormones from the day of a woman's missed period.
Used as early as six weeks after the first missed period, the Gender Prediction Test bridges the curiosity gap between conception and sonogram.
And like the trusted FIRST RESPONSE Early Result Pregnancy Test, the Early Result Digital Pregnancy Test detects hCG up to five days before a woman's missed period.
Pregnancy is the commonest cause of a missed period and, if you haven't got them already, look out for all the clinical signs I have listed, left.