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do you think that would affect the bhcg result if i have a flu illness during the test?

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Dr. Andrea Bretal
24 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No, the test reacts to a specific HCG hormone in the body, so it will not be altered by the flu.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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