A 18-year-old female asked:
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family doctor gave me a positive test but the free clinic said negative. i would only be about 3 weeks along. could i be pregnant?

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Dr. Joe Merritt
50 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Not uncommon for some tests to be more sensitive than others. But, wait a few days and repeat at free clinic- if you are pregnant their test will turn positive as well. Occasional false positives do happen, so if the free clinic test remains neg in a week it is not likely you are pregnant.
Answered on Nov 24, 2014
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