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A 26-year-old female asked about a female:

can a woman with pcos be pregnant and not show hcg in blood test, first month of pregnancy. and have one last period on the same month?

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Dr. William Jurewitz
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy: If you are pregnant you will always show HCG in your blood, except perhaps for the first FEW DAYS of pregnancy.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No: All women who are pregnant will have HCG detectable in their blood and urine. If tested too early (approximately less than 2 weeks after conception), a pregnancy test may sometimes show a false negative result.

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