A pregnancy test measures a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG). HCG is a hormone produced during pregnancy. It appears in the blood and urine of pregnant women as early as 10 days after conception.
A pregnancy test may be performed using blood or urine. There are two types of blood pregnancy tests:
FREE MAMMOGRAMS! We busted our butts raising the money to save your boobs. So don't be a boob and skip it. If you are 40 years old... Read more »
Roy is the first face people see when they walk into St. Vincent's Comprehensive Cancer Center for a free mammogram!! He has been working... Read more »
I have just completed my week "on call" for our Diabetes Program at Children's National Medical Center. As you may know, I often use... Read more »
Melvina Bardwell runs the show here at the Breast Center. Right now, we're in the hallway at St. Vincent's because all the rooms are filled... Read more »