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Old 01-28-2010, 01:14 PM - Thread Starter
 
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yesterday i peed on stick (target brand) and got a bfp. faint, but definitely there. this test was the last in a 3-pack. the previous two i had used weeks before, and got snow white negatives. it was my third urine of the day, and i'm approximately 13 days past my presumed ovulation, so i was prepared for the bfp to be as faint as it was.

last night i bought a 2-pack of frer gold digital tests, and took one this morning, and it came up negative. what? really?

i guess i'll wait a few days and test again, but i'm going to be a basketcase until then.

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Ooooh hang in there! Some of the digis can be brutal. I got a BFP on a CBE digi at 13dpo when the FRER was a total squinter -- I think the tests are just trying to drive us crazy sometimes.

Keep us posted!

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Oh no! Good luck! Those digital tests really can be brutal. I can't wait to hear you got a positive!

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I'm sorry, that is frustrating! I'll be sending BFP vibes your way. Keep us posted!

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Christina, as you saw in my other thread, I'm in exactly the same boat as you...big *hugs* mama...

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Oh man, thinking of you today, too.

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I don't think the digital tests are as sensitive as we think they are. I got a negative on a digi, but positive on a blood draw and super faint on FRER.

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I don't think the digital tests are as sensitive as we think they are. I got a negative on a digi, but positive on a blood draw and super faint on FRER.
Yeah, I wonder about some digis, but I know that they're pretty darn sensitive -- my beta on Monday was 9, and I got a positive digi on Tuesday morning (Wed beta only 15, so unless that was already on the decline (possible), the digi picked up something pretty low).

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Just for the record, and for what's it worth, I called Clearblue about the sensitivity of their digis, and they told me 25mUI.

still thinking positive vibes, mama!

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